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Issue Details: First known date: 1934... vol. 6 no. 1 15 January 1934 of All About Books est. 1928 All About Books
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  • Cover photograph captioned: F. J. Thwaites A Successful Young Australian Author.
  • Includes "Unexpected Authors" with details of British and American women who write in the crime genre.
  • Also includes a review of F. Oswald Barnett's The Unsuspected Slums.


* Contents derived from the 1934 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
We Turn Six, Daniel Wrixon Thorpe , single work prose (p. 3)
A Reader's Notebook, Nettie Palmer , single work review
— Review of No Longer Innocent Edward Way Darley Irwin , Ivan Goff , 1934 single work non-fiction ; For Those That Love it Myrtle Rose White , 1933 single work novel ; Hemp : A Story of Old Landmarks and of Yesterday Ernest Wells , 1933 single work novel ; Brass and Cymbals Jean Campbell , 1933 single work novel ; The Doughman Robert Desmond Tate , 1933 single work novel ; Teens Triumphant Louise Mack , 1933 single work novel ; The Bath : An Aquarelle Henry Handel Richardson , 1929 single work short story ;
(p. 7-8)
Odds and Ends, single work column (p. 10)
Some Englishmen's Books, Nettie Palmer , single work criticism
Palmer discusses the treatment of Australia as the subject of books by Englishmen.
(p. 11)
Best Sellers and A.B.A. Recommendations, single work column (p. 12)
Lighter Novels, single work column (p. 14)
New Australian Publications, single work column
"It has...been decided to publish here each month a list of all new books or new editions published in Australia after January 1, 1934, and later to collate this matter into a catalogue, with an author index."
(p. 15)
Christmas party of F.A.W., Neil J. Myers , single work column (p. 16)
F. J. Thwaites Succeeds Abroad, single work column (p. 16)
John o' London's Literary Circle (Sydney Branch) [Meeting Report], Kenneth Batley , single work column (p. 17)
The Australian Literature Society, Melbourne [Meeting Report], Doris Hayball , single work column (p. 20)

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