Daily Newsletter (end March 2022)
8 February 2016


Hobbs chosen as Australian Children’s Laureate for 2016-17

Children’s author and illustrator Leigh Hobbs has been chosen at the Australian Children’s Laureate for 2016-17. The creator of more than 20 books, including Old Tom, Mr Chicken Goes to... Read more

New location for Reader’s Feast x

Reader’s Feast Bookstore is moving from its current location in the Georges building in Melbourne’s CBD. General manager Mary Dalmau told Books+Publishing the store will operate from two temporary locations—the... Read more


Bestsellers this week

The Dressmaker (Rosalie Ham, Duffy & Snellgrove) maintains its position as the overall bestseller for a second consecutive week, ahead of All the Light We Cannot See (Anthony Doerr, Fourth... Read more

Google opens experimental ebookstore

Google has opened a new ebookstore for ‘mobile-first’ titles, reports the Bookseller. Editions at Play, created by London-based publisher Visual Editions and Google’s Creative Lab in Sydney, is designed to... Read more



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