Inside the Australian and New Zealand book industry

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BWF 2019 program announced

The program has been announced for the 2019 Brisbane Writers Festival (BWF), which runs from 5–8 September. Over 160 writers ...

‘I call it a retail recession. We spoke to retailers on the strip where we are and some of them have already closed and got out, and some are having very bad trading days like us. It’s the retail malaise; people aren’t spending at the moment’Pages & Pages manager Jon Page explains how worsening trading conditions contributed to the Page family’s decision to sell their Mosman store.