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15 June 2016

Cheng wins 2016 Vic Prem’s Literary Award for Unpublished Manuscript

Melanie Cheng has won the 2016 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript for her book of short fiction ‘Australia Day’. The $15,000 award was presented at the opening... Read more

Byron Writers Festival 2016 program announced

The full program for the 2016 Byron Writers Festival, to be held 5-7 August, has been announced. Among the international guests are US satirist and political commentator P J O’Rourke;... Read more

Davitt Awards 2016 longlists announced

Sisters in Crime has announced the longlists for the 2016 Davitt Awards for the best crime books by Australian women. There are 77 titles longlisted, including 47 adult novels, nine... Read more

White appointed head of design at HarperCollins

Allen & Unwin senior designer Lisa White has been appointed head of design at HarperCollins Australia. White replaces Matt Stanton, who has left the publisher after 12 years to focus... Read more

German online retailers gain market share in 2015; marginal drop in overall sales

In Germany, book trade association Börsenverein has released figures on the German book market’s 2015 performance, reporting a marginal drop in overall sales by 1.4% to €9.2bn (A$14.0bn), reports the... Read more



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