Wouldn’t it be quaint if every bookshop was like the infamous Black Books? Crammed with titles, and history and dust and stories? Sydney bookseller Bob Gould is far pleasanter than Bernard, but Gould’s Book Arcade on King Street, Newtown is a literary …

Australian author Honey Brown spent years living in small towns all around Australia, “following the work” with her husband. A “dreamer” from an early age – she thought about things, and wrote about things. But writing wasn’t her day job. …