Magdalena Ball runs The Compulsive Reader. She is the author of the novels Black Cow and Sleep Before Evening, the poetry books Repulsion Thrust and Quark Soup, a nonfiction book The Art of Assessment, and, in collaboration with Carolyn Howard-Johnson, Deeper Into the Pond, Blooming Red, Cherished Pulse, She Wore Emerald Then, and Imagining the Future. She also runs a radio show, The Compulsive Reader Talks. Find out more about Magdalena at www.magdalenaball.com.
Engagement from Scratch! is rich with wisdom from some of the most well-known marketers in the business.
A feel-good mystery with plenty of deliciously gruesome twists and a super fast-paced narrative.
A gentle, humorous primer on how to lead a good life.
A CD for poetry lovers that does utter justice to the works it contains, and also a CD for music lovers.
Changing lives move from the individual to collective in character-driven stories, while big questions about life and love are considered.
There’s much here for children of all ages to learn, and Dawkins’ prose remains clear-sighted and easy to understand throughout.
An Australian poet deploys tremendous word play and clashing syntax, imagery and perceptions.
A joyful book, full of fun, interest and great imagination.
An extraordinary collection that will no doubt draw new readers, intrigued by what poetry is able to achieve.
The Mistake is an expertly written, compulsively readable novel that repays the reading with rich reflection.