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7 February 2023


The Paperback Bookshop under new ownership x

The Paperback Bookshop, located in Melbourne’s CBD, has been sold by Rosy and Bill Morton after 23 years of ownership. Anna MacDonald took over management on 1 January 2023, after... Read more
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NewSouth acquires Tan debut essay collection x

NewSouth has acquired world rights to Cher Tan’s debut essay collection Peripathetic: Notes on (un)belonging, which blends ‘cultural criticism, experimental writing, autotheory, (inter)net writing and literary memoir’, according to the... Read more
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IndieBound joins

In the US, the American Bookseller Association’s consumer-facing online bookselling and marketing platform,, will switch to using for sales and fulfilment, reports Publishers Weekly. founder Andy Hunter... Read more
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A Joyful Life (Rosemary Kariuki with Summer Land, Hardie Grant Explore) x

During the summer break, I had the pleasure of reading A Joyful Life by Rosemary Kariuki in one day. As a woman of colour who has experienced trauma, I was... Read more



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