Newcastle: With a sly sense of humour

Megan Hills, the brain and all-around dynamic force behind creative and cultural consultancy The Creative Ingredient has just published her first novel, Pavlova Rising.
Make yourself a hot cuppa and curl up on the couch for this fresh and intriguing page turner. It follows the journey of brilliant art history student Anna as she tries to solve the mystery of four suspected fake Aboriginal paintings. Forced to abandon her dream internship in London, Anna is being dragged out of her comfort zone into one completely foreign: her very own country. Enjoy this carbs-and-sugar art mystery that will have you salivating from the start.

Available on, paperback, 486 pp, RRP $26.95.