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29 August 2023

Dymocks to partner with the Age, Sydney Morning Herald, and Brisbane Times for essay prize

A new essay prize for young writers has been announced for Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria by the Brisbane Times, Sydney Morning Herald, and Age respectively, supported by Dymocks.... Read more

Hawker Brownlow to cease operations x

Hawker Brownlow Education has announced that it will cease operations on 1 September 2023 after over 40 years in the educational publishing industry, according to a statement posted to its... Read more
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Boffins bookseller joins Fremantle Press x

Former Boffins Books sales and marketing assistant Adam Matthews has joined Fremantle Press as a publicist. ‘Adam has been on our radar for some time,’ said Fremantle CEO Alex Allan... Read more

A cover image of Personal Score by Ellen van Neerven, featuring the book's title and author over a hexagonal patterned background


UQP sells North American rights to ‘Personal Score’ x

University of Queensland Press (UQP) has sold North American rights to Ellen van Neerven’s nonfiction book Personal Score: Sport. Culture. Identity to Eric Obenauf at Ohio publisher Two Dollar Radio.... Read more
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BA relaunches Shopfloor Publishers scheme

In the UK, the Booksellers Association (BA) is relaunching its Shopfloor Publishers scheme, which invites publishers to spend a day working in a bookshop, reports the Bookseller. The Shopfloor Publishers... Read more


Giinagay Gaagal, Hello Ocean (Melissa Greenwood, ABC) x

With Giinagay Gaagal, Hello Ocean, Gumbaynggirr artist Melissa Greenwood, from the NSW region known as Coffs Harbour, once again gifts us with a beautiful ode to family and the land.... Read more
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