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19 June 2023


BookPeople 2023 Book of the Year winners announced

BookPeople has announced the winners of the 2023 Book of the Year Awards, formerly the Booksellers Choice awards, and the Bookseller of the Year awards. The winning titles and booksellers... Read more
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Crozier wins 2023 Text Prize

Lauren Crozier has won the $10,000 Text Prize for her debut middle-grade novel The Best Witch in Paris. Text said the novel was ‘a dazzling adventure loaded with larger-than-life characters,... Read more
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Iltners wins 2023 Dorothy Hewett Award

Kirsty Iltners has won the 2023 Dorothy Hewett Award for an Unpublished Manuscript for her entry Depth of Field. Iltners, a writer and freelance photographer living in Brisbane, receives a... Read more
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ACT Notable Book Awards 2023 shortlists

The shortlist for the ACT Notable Book Awards, which highlight and celebrate the excellence and talent of writers in and around the ACT region, have been announced. The shortlisted works... Read more

HarperCollins, private equity firm KKR among bidders for S&S

HarperCollins and private equity firm KKR are among the bidders for Simon & Schuster (S&S), which owner Paramount Global is putting up for sale after the US government blocked Penguin... Read more


The Sitter (Angela O'Keeffe, UQP) x

There is a sentence halfway through Angela O’Keeffe’s second novel, The Sitter, that says: ‘A character, when they enter a story, must be willing to drop their preconceptions of what... Read more


Read the latest Publishers Weekly x

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