Best of Books: Premiers with prominence, the lure of a landscape and a meta story gone wrong

Jasper Lindell
October 1 2022 - 11:50am
Some of the books we considered this week. Pictures supplied

The landscape is one of the great inspirations for Australian writing. Its harshness, beauty and ever-lingering mystery (especially for non-Indigenous authors) is hard-wired into some of the best books written about the country.

Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.