On Longing (Little Books on Big Themes)

by Blanche D’Alpuget

Part of a series that pairs leading Australian thinkers and cultural figures with important themes in life, this moving tribute to the author’s muse-turned-husband, the former Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke, this revealing essay will both surprise and touch readers with its honesty. Intimate and revealing, this meditation examines the creative tension between writing and love.