Daisy Bates in the Desert by Julia Blackburn

Daisy Bates lived and worked amongst the Australian Aboriginal people from 1919 to 1945. During this time she studied their customs, languages and legends. She was given the name of Kabbarli (grandmother) by the Aboriginals and eventually awarded the Order of the British Empire. During her time in the desert, Mrs. Bates lived in a … More Daisy Bates in the Desert by Julia Blackburn

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt

A true story of the eccentric characters and steamy mansions of Savannah Georgia built around the murder trial of Jim Williams, a wealthy southern gentleman. Berendt travels to Savannah to write a book and makes the acquaintance of many colourful locals. He is invited to some of the City’s exclusive social events including the Married … More Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt