Flight of Fancy

Melissa Ashley’s imaginative historical novel repositions Elizabeth Gould as the artistic talent behind her much more famous husband, John Phil Brown “Books” QWeekend, 1 October, 2016 John Gould is revered as the nation’s father of ornithology and his seven-volume book The Birds of Australia (1840-1848), with its gorgeous illustrations, is considered an almost sacred text. But… Continue reading Flight of Fancy