The Empathy Problem reviewed by Michelle

Gabriel Vaughn is a man you envy and despise simultaneously.  He has little regard for others, elevating himself above all, after all he is richer, better looking and smarter than most. Gabriel has accelerated through life. Instead of relationships and social interactions he seems to greatly value materialistic possessions, or more accurately, he has the means Read More …

No Man is an Island reviewed by Wendy

I approached this book with interest. We have heard so much through the Australian media about Detention Centres and I was looking forward to reading about someone’s actual experience of working at Christmas Island and the Curtin Detention Centre. Adele Dumont writes passionately and with obvious empathy for the ‘clients’, as she is told to Read More …