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8 June 2023


BookUp 2023 to explore AI, book pricing, First Nations publishing x

The Australian Publishers Association (APA) has announced this year’s BookUp Conference will take place on 16 August at State Library of Victoria in Melbourne, with early bird tickets now on... Read more

Creative Vic latest Creators Fund recipients announced

The latest round of the Creative Victoria Creators Fund has been announced. Among the 25 recipients across various artforms are: Susan Anderson ($28,950) Poet and nonfiction author Susan Anderson will undertake... Read more
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APA, ALIA consulting on AI inquiries

The Australian Publishers Association (APA), along with other organisations representing creators, has contacted the government to express concerns about the risks generative AI presents to rights holders. According to the... Read more

US publishing sales up 3.2% in first quarter

In the US, total publishing industry sales rose 3.2% in the first quarter of 2023 compared to the same period last year, reports Publishers Weekly. According to the AAP’s StatShot... Read more
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One Song (A J Betts, Pan Australia) x

A J Betts’s latest book One Song is a delightful and emotionally intelligent YA novel. Our protagonist Eva is in Year Twelve and is desperate to win Triple J Unearthed... Read more

Writers of the Future Volume 39

Twelve captivating tales from dark fantasy to time travel. Check out what Brandon Sanderson, Orson Scott Card, Nnedi Okorafor, Sean Williams, Kevin J Anderson, Jody Lynn Nye, and others chose... Read more
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