150 Years of Little Women

by It’s 150 years since Little Women by Louisa May Alcott was published and in the time since, the book has never been out of print. The story of the March sisters struck a chord with readers — especially young girls — […]

#SheInspires Mocco Wollert

by I was lucky enough to meet Mocco Wollert at the recent Writers Group Convention.The elegant Mocco was keen to share her story with our She Society readers. Mocco came to Australia in the 1950’s with no English and no money, but […]

The Netflix of Books

by The service Bookchoice has been called the ‘Netflix of Books’ and has just become available, with book lovers rejoicing over the new service. Bookchoice is a membership based service that allows you to download bestselling and cult books as ebooks or audiobooks […]

#SheInspires Jackie French

by Having written over 132 books over a career spanning 17 years, award winning Australian author Jackie French is a literacy icon. Along with her countless awards, Jackie is the ACT’s Children’s Ambassador and a strong advocate for encouraging children to read. […]

5 New Release Books That You Need To Read

by In a reading rut? Then pick up one of these new releases, whether you’re a fan of love stories, crime or memoirs, these books will keep you reading all throughout the night. Still Me by Jojo Moyes Following Jojo’s international bestsellers, […]

The Wisdom In Fairy Tales

by Can you feel it? There’s a change in the air. It’s the women of the world rising up and telling their stories, being there for other women and looking out for each other. Traditions lost are surfacing again; traditions of telling […]

Great Aussie Reads for Summer

by Many of the best books I’ve read this year were written by our home-grown Australian authors. So wherever you’re relaxing this summer, take some time out to enjoy some great Aussie reads. Jane Harper’s ‘The Dry’ was hands down my favourite […]

Get Ready To Wait

by “Honey, come quick” I screamed to my husband who was in the back yard. He came barrelling into the house expecting to find me backed up against a wall, with a dinner plate-sized spider in my midst. I live in the […]

Staying home but reading abroad

by It’s summer in Europe and my Instagram feed is filled with photos of people eating ice cream along the banks of the Seine, daffodils in the English countryside, and waves crashing on pebbly Italian beaches. Oh how I wish I could […]

Helene Young: award-winning romance author

by Whether she is soaring among the clouds as a pilot or cruising the east coast of Australia with her husband on their catamaran, love and adventure are driving themes in the life of Queensland author Helene Young. Helene is an award-winning […]

So you’ve written a book…

by Ever dreamed of becoming a bestselling author? If you have, you’re certainly not alone. There are millions of books listed on Amazon and therefore, millions of authors. And I’m one of them. But what is the journey really like? I wrote […]