Daily Newsletter
17 March 2016

ABA welcomes government’s decision to introduce effects test x

The Australian Booksellers Association (ABA) has welcomed the government’s decision to introduce legislation to protect small businesses against the misuse of market power by larger competitors. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more

Marlon James, Hanya Yanagihara to appear at 2016 Auckland Writers Festival

Booker Prize-winning Jamaican-US novelist Marlon James, US novelist Hanya Yanagihara and US writer and activist Gloria Steinem are among the international authors appearing the 2016 Auckland Writers Festival, to be... Read more

Knopf US acquires Kristoff YA trilogy

Melbourne-based author Jay Kristoff has sold North American rights to his YA novel LIFEL1K3 to Knopf in a three-book deal. The first book in a planned trilogy, LIFEL1K3 is about... Read more

Michelle Anderson Publishing up for sale

Melbourne publishing company Michelle Anderson Publishing is up for sale. Publisher Michelle Anderson said she has decided to retire and is looking to sell the business, including all stock and... Read more


Dymocks, Sydney Uni to host ‘Innovation Challenge’

Undergraduate students from the University of Sydney will be challenged to create a ‘future concept’ for the Dymocks business as part of the university’s student leadership program. The Dymocks Innovation... Read more

Irish children’s and YA book 2015 sales up 16%

Sales for children’s books rose 16% in Ireland in 2015 on the back of strong local publishing as well as releases from bestselling authors David Walliams, Jeff Kinney and Julia... Read more



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