Catherine Martin’s loyal, wilful and feisty heroines traverse the terrains of romance in Italy, Switzerland and Australia in these nineteenth-century tales of manners. This is the first title in a series from Australian National University associate professor of literature Katherine Bode's astonishing bibliographic index and full-text archive of fiction in Australian newspapers from 1803 to 1955.
Coming late 2017
The Singed Sisters are a group of women whose houses burned in the 2003 Canberra bushfires. This book tells their stories of devastation and recovery through the tears, laughter and recipes that helped them rebuild their homes and their lives.