Cover Reveal: The Rain Never Came

In a thirsty, drought-stricken Australia, the country is well and truly sunburnt. As the Eastern states are evacuated to more appealing climates, a stubborn few resist the forced removal. They hide out in small country towns – where no one would ever bother looking. Bill Cook

Featured Author: Daniel Marchildon

  Daniel Marchildon is a French-speaking Canadian author born and raised in Penetanguishene, (Ontario, Canada) a small community 160 km north of Toronto. In his thirty years as a freelance writer, he has published thirteen novels in French, as well as short stories and

Award nominations go to…

  Odyssey Books is proud to announce the following titles have been nominated for awards this month: Felicity Banks, Heart of Brass, James Tiptree, Jr. Award — An award encouraging the exploration & expansion of gender Kathryn Gossow, Cassandra, Griffith University

Featured Author: Vacen Taylor

  Vacen Taylor is an author, writer, storyteller, occasional artist and amateur photographer. She describes her writing as a basic prose style with the occasional splash of creative penning. She collects comics and loves superheroes, anime and science. Her first novel

Featured Author: Sue Parritt

Your trilogy, which begins with Sannah and the Pilgrim, is quite racially charged. What inspired you to delve into the complicated issues of racism? I was, and remain appalled by past and present governments’ policies on refugees and asylum seekers; in recent years particularly

Cover Reveal: UnEarthly

Life on Mars is in danger of becoming boring. Fame is fleeting so, following the Martian uprising and Jodi’s abduction, a little time has seen life return to relative normality. At least that’s the way it seems on the surface. Jodi battles with the memories of Jules while Astrid

Welcome to New Author: T. R. Thompson

Tom is an Australian speculative fiction author. He lives in Belgrave on the outskirts of Melbourne with his wife and two young sons. When not writing or reading he spends too much time gaming and taking long meandering walks through the forest that always seem to end up at a

Featured Author: Rebecca Burns

Rebecca Burns is a prolific writer, having produced two short story collections, a novel, and written for several online and print journals, including The London Magazine, Per Contra and Menda City Press. Much of her work is set in isolated landscapes and explores the

Cover Reveal: After the Bloodwood Staff

  When bookish Hoyle Marchand seeks treasure in Australia’s outback, he expects things to go the way they do in adventure novels. He keeps being very, very wrong. The sedentary and impractical Hoyle meets Sybil Alvaro in a used bookstore, and she invites him to follow in

Featured Author: Josh Donellan

  Josh Donellan has a diverse representation in the Odyssey Books catalogue. His first book, Zeb and the Great Ruckus is a children’s book beloved by younger fans, while his recent anthology Stendhal Syndrome is a collection of poems, short stories, lists and rants. We sat