y Australian Book Review periodical issue  
Alternative title: ABR
Issue Details: First known date: 2012 no. 344 September 2012 of Australian Book Review est. 1961
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* Contents derived from the 2012 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Advances, 2012 single work column
A column canvassing current literary news including reports on Matt Rubinstein's win in the 2012 Calibre Prize, and on the disquiet caused by Fairfax's decision to 'remove its books editor at the Canberra Times and to rely on literary reviews and commentaries emanating from Fairfax's two main broadsheets, the Age and the Sydney Morning Herald.

'Advances' also notes the deaths of Peter Steele, Rosemary Dobson and Robert Hughes.
(p. 1, 4)
Fairfax Central, Jaki Arthur , Joel Becker , Alison Broinowski , David Brooks , Alexa Burnell , Tracey Cheetham , 2012 single work correspondence
This letter draws attention to 'the implication of the upcoming Fairfax consolidation of The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, and the Canberra Times book sections'.
(p. 4)
'A Hell of a Calling Card' : Patrick White's Jackeroo Epic Is Finally Reissued, Peter Craven , 2012 single work criticism

Peter Craven concludes his introduction to Patrick White's Happy Valley by saying that the novel 'is a book we need to rediscover. It gives us White as a fledgling novelist, as fresh and wonderstruck and full of a desire to recreate the world as ever Australia was blessed with.'

(p. 9-10)
Hollows of the Heart, Bernadette Brennan , 2012 single work review
— Review of Wild Card : An Autobiography, 1923-1958 Dorothy Hewett 1990 single work autobiography ;
(p. 12-13)
Patterns in Nature, Sue Hurley , 2012 single work short story (p. 17-21)
Remembering Robert Hughes (1938-2012), Jane R. Goodall , 2012 single work obituary (p. 23)
Kip's War, Donata Carrazza , 2012 single work review
— Review of Nine Days Toni Jordan 2012 single work novel ;
(p. 24)
Whip Music, Anthony Lynch , 2012 single work review
— Review of Dissonance Stephen Orr 2012 single work novel ;
(p. 25)
Bang. Bang. Bang., Alison Broinowski , 2012 single work review
— Review of Beneath the Darkening Sky Majok Tulba 2012 single work novel ;
(p. 26)
Tended by Foxes, Ngaire Elliot , 2012 single work short story (p. 28-32)
Body and Soul : Copyright Law and Enforcement in the Age of the Electronic Book, Matt Rubinstein , 2012 single work essay (p. 33-34, 36-38, 40-41)
Private Letters, Dennis Haskell , 2012 single work review
— Review of The Land's Meaning : New Selected Poems Randolph Stow 2012 selected work poetry ;
(p. 42-43)
The Grandfatheri"Wasn't technically a grandfather, but", Michael Farrell , 2012 single work poetry (p. 44)
Untitled, Angela E. Andrewes , 2012 single work review
— Review of Secrets of the Tides Hannah Richell 2012 single work novel ;
(p. 49)
Untitled, Diana Carroll , 2012 single work review
— Review of Dancing to the Flute Manisha Jolie Amin 2012 single work novel ;
(p. 49)
Untitled, Milly Main , 2012 single work review
— Review of Fault Lines Pierz Newton-John 2012 selected work short story ;
(p. 49)
Gorgeous Perambulator, Jack Cox , 2012 single work short story (p. 51-56)
Co. Kerryi"The very smell of the sea beckons -", Paul Kane , 2012 single work poetry (p. 56)
Midwest Gothic, Francesca Sasnaitis , 2012 single work review
— Review of Sufficient Grace Amy Espeseth 2009 single work novel ;
(p. 63)
Note: Written as: Francesca Sasnaitis.
Classical Mirrors, Mike Ladd , 2012 single work review
— Review of Asymmetry Aidan Coleman 2012 selected work poetry ;
(p. 73)

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