Bernard Cronin: A realist of the Bush [by Aidan de Brune, 22 March 1933]

[Editor: This article by Aidan de Brune was published in The Cairns Post, 22 March 1933.] A gallery of Australian authors. Bernard Cronin. A realist of the Bush (By Aidan de Brune.) Bernard Cronin, President of the Society of Australian Authors, is one of those stalwart “professional” writers whose books command a world sale; but […]

Louis Stone: His Sydney larrikin masterpiece [by Aidan de Brune, 11 March 1933]

[Editor: This article by Aidan de Brune was published in The Cairns Post, 17 March 1933.] Famous Australian authors. Louis Stone. His Sydney larrikin masterpiece. (By Aidan de Brune.) Louis Stone, the author of Jonah and Betty Wayside, is one of the most remarkable of Australian authors. His books, published in England, were allowed to […]

Norman Lindsay: A versatile genius [by Aidan de Brune, 11 March 1933]

[Editor: This article by Aidan de Brune was published in The Cairns Post, 11 March 1933.] Famous Australian authors. Norman Lindsay. A versatile genius. (By Aidan de Brune.) Norman Lindsay, artist, philosopher, and novelist, is an Australian phenomenon. His fame is world-wide. Like Nellie Melba, he has surprised the world with the possession of a […]