Category Reviews etc. of By the Book: A Reader’s Guide to Life

Thanks Shelf Awareness USA for this lovely review!

This is a great site for all things books and publishing. Here is their review of By the Book.

RK interviewed by digital memoire site in USA

So pleased that my By the Book: A Reader’s Guide to Life has just been published in the USA. Here’s the first review/interview: Interview by Melissa Shook An Australian edition, in lieu of galleys, of Ramona Koval’s By the Book: a Reader’s Guide to Life was on top of a pile in my friend Margaret’s kitchen. When […]

On book tours and a nice surprise at the end of a long week…

I’m just back from the first leg of the book tour for By the Book: A Reader’s Guide to Life (Text Publishing) which covered Sydney and Brisbane and culminated in a lovely event at the Waurn Ponds Library in Geelong. I’m confirmed in my long held respect for the librarians and book shop owners and […]

Jane Sullivan’s interview for The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald

Published: October 27, 2012 – 3:00AM People sometimes come up to Ramona Koval and say (she puts on a hushed, funereal voice), ”Hi. How are you? What are you doing?” ”They feel very sorry for me,” she says. ”It feels as if the lack of The Book Show has been a real hole in their lives, and […]

Passions provoked by the book

Peter Pierce praises Geordie Williamson’s new book ( and mine too!!!!!) BY:PETER PIERCE  From:The Australian  October 27, 2012 12:00AM \ Ramona Koval takes us on intriguing journeys, not only through books but also via meetings with authors, travel and her work at the ABC. Picture: Houspian Arsineh Source: The Australian FROM Text Publishing come two complementary books that […]