Books+Publishing newsletter
Image. Advertisement:
26 May 2023


‘RecipeTin Eats: Dinner’ wins 2023 ABIA book of the year

The winners of the 2023 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs) have been announced.  In the business awards, Allen & Unwin won publisher of the year while the University of Queensland... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


Allum wins 2023 Fogarty Literary Award for 'The Skeleton House'

Katherine Allum has won the 2023 Fogarty Literary Award for her novel The Skeleton House. Allum receives a $20,000 cash prize from the Fogarty Foundation and a publishing contract with... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


Kinokuniya awaits 'Gender Queer' classification appeal

Sydney bookshop Kinokuniya has paid for the Australian Classification Board to determine the classification of the graphic novel Gender Queer: A memoir (Maia Kobabe, Oni Press) after a complaint about... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


German author Oskamp wins Dublin Literary Award

German author Katja Oskamp has won the 2023 Dublin Literary Award for Marzahn, Mon Amour (trans by Jo Heinrich, Peirene Press), reports the Bookseller. Oskamp receives €75,000 (A$123,700) and Heinrich, as... Read more


Why We Are Here (Briohny Doyle, Vintage) x

In a life-altering turn of events, BB loses both her father and the love of her life during the global pandemic. When grief and strict lockdown orders push her to... Read more



Contact us


Please note that all editorial staff at Books+Publishing work part-time.

Editorial queries should be addressed to to reach the team.

News editor
Brad Jefferies

Managing editor, publications
Matthia Dempsey

Angela Glindemann

Digital producer
Andrew Wrathall

Classifieds, jobs and notices

Display advertising

Select newsletters

Select which newsletters you’d like to receive here.
Unsubscribe from individual newsletters here.
Or unsubscribe from all newsletters here.

View articles

Purchase a subscription to Books+Publishing to view all articles on the website.

If you need help with your subscription, please email the subscriptions team.

Follow us