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KILL THE FATHER BY SANDRONE DAZIERI

“The horror began at five in the afternoon on a Saturday…” This opening line from the first chapter in part two captures the tone of what is essentially Sherlock Holmes with massive egos. Sandrone Dazieri has taken some of the familiar elements of the crime novel and blended it together with gothic tropes to bring readers one of this year’s more interesting whodunnits.

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THE RULES OF BACKYARD CRICKET BY JOCK SERONG

Jock Serong invites you to remember a time in your life when the backyard beheld the single most important cricketing event on the national calendar, outside the Boxing Day Test, on an almost daily basis. A place where striking the dog with a batted ball was considered an automatic out, and adopting the persona of a famous cricketer was not in the rules but failure to do so was considered “poor form”. Where mum occasionally caught a one hander at mid-on whilst doing the gardening.

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