We’re pleased to announce that Issue Five is now available for pre-order! Officially launched on April 4, the Kill Your Darlings April issue opens with Matthia Dempsey’s ‘Meaning-of-Life Type Stuff: The Survival of Australian Bookshops’, in which she reflects on book-buying habits and how they shape the future of bookshops. Other commentary includes Emilie Collyer on how alcoholism affects families, Petra Starke on blogging about reality television and Daniel Golding on the the cultural legitimacy of the videogame. We’ve got new fiction from Patrick Cullen, Sonja Dechian and Eva Lomski, and we chat with Geoff Dyer about his latest book, Working the Room.

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