Daily Newsletter
8 March 2016


Two reprints ordered for ‘The Road to Ruin’ x

Scribe has announced two reprints of Niki Savva’s The Road to Ruin after heavy demand for the title led to stock running out on the day of its release. Scribe... Read more


Steinem to headline SWF

Writer, activist and feminist Gloria Steinem will be one of the headline guests at this year’s Sydney Writers’ Festival (SWF). Appearing at an event at the Sydney Town Hall on... Read more

Australia, NZ businesses shortlisted for LBF International Excellence Awards x

A number of Australian and New Zealand businesses have been shortlisted for the London Book Fair International Excellence Awards. Independent Melbourne bookseller Readings is in the running for Bookstore of... Read more

New Zealand Book Awards 2016 shortlists announced

The shortlists for the New Zealand Book Awards have been announced. The shortlists in each category are: Fiction The Back of His Head (Patrick Evans, Victoria University Press) Chappy (Patricia... Read more

A&U launches cover design competition for Clementine Ford book x

Allen & Unwin is running a competition to the design the cover of feminist writer Clementine Ford’s forthcoming book Fight Like a Girl. The publisher is offering the designer with... Read more

‘SRB’ to offer Emerging Critics Fellowships

The Sydney Review of Books (SRB) is offering three fellowships to emerging Australian critics. The inaugural CA-SRB Emerging Critics Fellowships, which are supported by the Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund, will... Read more

US Supreme Court rejects Apple ebook price-fixing appeal

The US Supreme Court has rejected Apple’s appeal in its ebook price-fixing case, reports Publisher’s Weekly. The denial effectively ends the case and upholds Judge Denise Cote’s 2013 finding that... Read more



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