Best of books: Who cares and why, Oprah's 100th book club pick, domestic labour and living creatively

Sally Pryor
Updated March 20 2023 - 2:32pm, first published March 18 2023 - 5:30am
Oprah's 100th book club pick and why we need therapy
Oprah's 100th book club pick and why we need therapy

When did Australia become so uncaring? And, related, when will we properly value domestic labour? Two separate books zero in on these confounding characteristics of modern life. Meanwhile, Rick Rubin reckons we should all open our minds more to living creatively, and Jennifer Egan talks about the future - in fiction, that is. It's a loaded and eclectic shelf this week here on the books pages.

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Sally Pryor

Sally Pryor

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As features editor at The Canberra Times, I love telling people things they didn't know - or even things they've always known - about the city we live in.

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