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21 February 2023


Nielsen survey: 25 to 34 year olds buy 'lion's share of audiobooks' x

A pilot report from Nielsen BookData’s ANZ Books & Consumers service has found most audiobooks purchases are by readers in the 25 to 34 age bracket. The report, which highlights... Read more

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Five Australian publishers shortlisted for 2023 Bologna Prize

Australian publishers Affirm Press, EK Books, Magabala Books, Starfish Bay and Wilkins Farago have been shortlisted in this year’s Bologna Prize for Best Children’s Publisher of the Year in the... Read more
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Acquisitions help boost Lagardère Publishing sales

Hachette parent company Lagardère Publishing’s revenue grew 5.8% in 2022 to €2.75 billion (A$4.2b), though earnings fell 14% to €302 million (A$467m), reports Publishers Weekly. The revenue growth was attributed... Read more


Crushing (Genevieve Novak, HarperCollins) x

After being unceremoniously dumped by her boyfriend of five years, Marnie finds herself alone for the first time in her adult life. As a self-professed serial girlfriend, the 28-year-old Melburnian... Read more
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