X

EXPLORE

Insights

Here's where you'll find all the extras — Q&As with your favourite authors, essays from your other favourites, and maybe even the occasional blog post from a staff member.

So if you want to know what makes your favourite author tick, or what they listen to while they're writing, or how they researched their latest masterpiece, check here first.

If you're looking for something by a specific author, or about a specific book, you can find them on their respective pages, or use our handy search tool.

Enjoy!

insight

‘He ran into Matthews and that was the end of him’

20 August 2018

Historian Ross McMullin remembers footy’s past as a foreign country…

Read

insight

Notorious Cults

10 August 2018

It’s hard not to feel curious about cults and the people who are drawn…

Read

insight

August New Releases

30 July 2018

We have the perfect books to get you through the last stretch of winter. 

Read

insight

From the Author: Maria Dahvana Headley

26 July 2018

Maria Dahvana Headley on The Mere Wife, her fierce, feminist retelling…

Read

insight

From the Author: Rachael Brown

20 July 2018

Investigative journalism is time-consuming, and often all-consuming.…

Read

insight

Suburbia: the familiar and forgotten

17 July 2018

From the photographer behind the acclaimed Westography

Read

insight

From the Author: Peter Cotton

13 July 2018

Peter Cotton on how his past as a political staffer informs his…

Read

insight

From the Author: Richard Anderson

5 July 2018

Richard Anderson on the influences behind his rural-crime…

Read

insight

From the Author: Rodrigo Duterte

2 July 2018

Jonathan Miller on Rodrigo Duterte approaching his second anniversary…

Read

insight

July New Releases

29 June 2018

We’re curling up with an amazing list of books this month.

Read

insight

Winter-Worthy Reads

27 June 2018

Keep warm and curl up with some winter-worthy books.

Read

insight

Alice Pung Launches The Bridge by Enza Gandolfo

14 June 2018

The Bridge by Enza Gandolfo was launched as part of the Sun Bookshop’s…

Read
  1. 01
  2. 02
  3. 03
  4. 06
  5. >