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6 October 2023


Love Your Bookshop Day to celebrate ‘Giving the Gift of Imagination’

This year’s Love Your Bookshop Day (LYBD) is taking place this Saturday, 7 October, under the theme ‘Giving the Gift of Imagination’. BookPeople is encouraging Australian communities to support and... Read more


Bendigo moves back to August x

Bendigo Writers Festival has announced it will return to an August time slot for its 2024 event, with festival director Rosemary Sorensen leaving the role. The three-day festival will next... Read more
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Hardie Grant sells UK publishing arm to PRH x

Hardie Grant has sold its UK publishing arm, comprising Hardie Grant UK and Quadrille, to Penguin Random House (PRH) UK. Hardie Grant UK is a publisher of high-end, high-quality illustrated... Read more


Fosse wins Nobel Prize

Norwegian author and playwright Jon Fosse has been awarded the 2023 Nobel Prize in Literature for ‘his innovative plays and prose which give voice to the unsayable’. Fosse is the... Read more
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A Woman of Courage (Tania Blanchard, HarperCollins) x

Set in the late 1800s in Ebberfield, northern England, Tania Blanchard’s A Woman of Courage is an engrossing historical fiction work about the suffragette movement. Recent teaching graduate Hannah Todd dreams... Read more
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