No 261 - May, 2004
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LA TROBE UNIVERSITY ESSAY: Where Are We in the War on Terrorism? by Gareth Evans; Peter Rose reviews Philip Jones: Art & Life; Gail Jones reviews Peter Goldsworthy: The List of All Answers
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ItemWho Invented This Rule Anyway? "Sibyl's Cave" by Catherine Padmore and "The Submerged Cathedral" by Charlotte Wood. [review](Australian Book Review, 2004-05)This article is a review of two new novels by Catherine Padmore and Charlotte Wood.
ItemA Small Town At War: The Drouin Collection(Australian Book Review, 2004-05)This article is a summary of a collection of photographs taken by Jim Fitzpatrick for the Australian Department of Information during World War Two. The photographs depict daily scenes in the small town of Drouin, and are available at: nla.gov.au/apps/picturescatalogue
ItemPreserves and Presences. [journal review](Australian Book Review, 2004-05)This article is a review of various current journals, including: Chris Healy and Stephen Muecke (eds), "Cultural Studies Review: Charlatans, 9:2"; Julianne Schultz (ed), "Griffith Review: Webs of Power, 2004:3"; Ian Britain (ed), "Meanjin: Only Human, 63:1"; and David Brooks (ed), "Southerly: Face To Face, 63.2".
ItemYoung Heroes in Fantastic Settings. "The Winter Door" by Isobelle Carmody, "Shaedow Master" by Justin D'Ath and "Grim Tuesday" by Garth Nix. [review](Australian Book Review, 2004-05)Setting is a particularly important feature in fantasy texts. One of these three fantasy novels for young adults is set in a self-contained world, while the other two have their main character travel from the ‘real’ world into a secondary one.
ItemA Sense of the Past. [review](Australian Book Review, 2004-05)This article is a review of Young Adult Non-Fiction, including: Robyn Annear, "Fly a Rebel Flag: The Battle at Eureka"; Dyan Blacklock illus. David Kennett, "The Roman Army"; Jacqui Grantford, "Shoes News"; and Karl Kruszelnicki, "Bumbreath, Botox and Bubbles".
ItemBestsellers/Subscription.(Australian Book Review, 2004-05)April Bestsellers 2003, and Subscription Form page of this issue.