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Pregnancy Clause – for female cricketers

It has been all over the news, the request by Cricket Australia that when signing a contract, women players need to state they are not currently pregnant and subsequently to alert the organisation and team doctor if they fall pregnant. There were also reports in The AUSTRALIAN… 'that the players ...Read More

Unwrap some great gifts on Christmas morning

Gifts so good they are unwrapping themselves! ...Read More

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Book of the Month May 2016: The Grass Was Always Browner

Trans-Tasman author Sacha Jones loves the wry quirkiness that is distinct to Australian humour. She has used it liberally throughout her memoir recounting her adolescence in Frenchs Forest, Sydney, when all she wanted was to be Russian and a ballerina, not a regular girl in an ordinary boring suburb with ...Read More

Staff Pick: Book of He

What a pleasure it was to work on this book with Peter! I must have seen each cartoon at least 30 times and I still laugh every single time. Wry and sophisticated, with a touch of melancholy, this collection of cartoons is really an excuse to have a good laugh ...Read More

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Finch Publishing Manager’s pick for a great Christmas gift

Finch Publishing Manager’s pick for a great Christmas gift The Grass Was Always browner [caption id="attachment_1805" align="alignleft" width="208"] Sacha Jones in costume and ready for a performance[/caption] Girls born in suburban Sydney in the 1970s were rarely called Sacha, particularly girls who aspired to be Russian ballet dancers.  Although having the ...Read More

Welcome to the wonderful, slightly-out-of-control world of Mandy Nolan.

Everyone has an Aunty, girlfriend, Mother or Grandmother who deserves to be introduced to Mandy Nolan's world this Christmas. What I Would Do If I Were You As a stand-up comedian, an artist and a mother of five children ranging in age from toddler to teenager, her on-stage accounts of her family ...Read More