Life, Bound

by Marian Matta PB 224 | 198 x 128 | ISBN: 9781925227710 | $27.99 Short story collection | Also available as ebook MidnightSun Publishing | October 2020 Distributed by NewSouth Books Marian Matta’s Life, Bound moves through time and place, following characters who struggle to escape the past and strive to shape the future. Free … Continue reading Life, Bound

Two New Short Story Collections

MidnightSun Publishing is excited to announce the joint release of two short story collections: Life, Bound by Marian Matta and Rural Dreams by Margaret Hickey. These debut collections showcase two vibrant and original voices in Australian short fiction. The stories in these collections are sharp, funny, insightful and they linger with you long after you … Continue reading Two New Short Story Collections

Marian Matta

For decades Marian Matta wrote whatever was called for, from medical articles and historical research to film scripts, but she began concentrating on the short story format in 2006 after being inspired by Annie Proulx’s Brokeback Mountain. Her stories have subsequently appeared in several anthologies, but Life, Bound is her first solo collection. A grandmother, … Continue reading Marian Matta

River Stone

by Rachel Hennessy PB 368 | 198 x 129 | ISBN: 9781925227499 $19.99 | YA Fiction | Also available as ebook MidnightSun Publishing | May 2019 Distributed by NewSouth Books Pandora, of the River People, wants more than her village can provide. When disaster comes to her people, Pan has the opportunity to become their … Continue reading River Stone

Meet the Authors of Crush: Katherine Arguile

We’ve reached the end of our series of Q&As with the authors of Crush! In our final installment, get to know Katherine Arguile and read an excerpt of her story ‘Utaki’. Can you give us a bit of background about yourself? How did you come to writing? I’m half-Japanese, half-English, born and raised in Tokyo. … Continue reading Meet the Authors of Crush: Katherine Arguile

Meet the Authors of Crush: Michele Fairbairn

Next up in our series of Q&As with the authors of Crush is Michele Fairbairn. Read on to get to know her and her writing process, and to see an excerpt from her story ‘Fettucancé’. Can you give us a bit of background about yourself? How did you come to writing? At the risk of … Continue reading Meet the Authors of Crush: Michele Fairbairn

Meet the Authors of Crush: Susan Midalia

Crush, an anthology of stories about love, brings together the work of emerging and established writers from around the world. Get to know some of the fantastic authors featured in the collection in this series of Q&As. First we have Susan Midalia and an excerpt from her short story ‘Perspectives on Love’. Can you give … Continue reading Meet the Authors of Crush: Susan Midalia