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29 May 2017

Macquarie University report into Australian readers finds broad support for local publishing industry

Macquarie University has published a report examining Australian book readers, the third and final stage of its three-year research project on Australia’s changing book industry. The book readership stage of the research... Read more


Australian Book Design Awards 2017 winners announced

The Australian Book Designers Association (ABDA) announced the winners of the 2017 Australian Book Design Awards at an event in Sydney on 26 May. The winning titles in each category... Read more
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Four writers named 2017 ‘SMH’ Best Young Australian Novelists

Jennifer Down, Rajith Savanadasa, Julie Koh and Josephine Rowe have been named Sydney Morning Herald Best Young Australian Novelists for 2017. The awards, which recognise emerging writing talent, are open... Read more


Readings, Potts Point Bookshop ABIAs win sparks ILF donation

Bloomsbury has donated $10,000 to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF) to honour Readings and Potts Point Bookshop’s Independent Book Retailer of the Year win at the Australian Book Industry Awards... Read more
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Bestsellers this week x

Last week’s highest new entry, Lee Child’s No Middle Name (Bantam), has bumped Paula Hawkins’ Into the Water (Doubleday) from top spot in this week’s top 10 bestsellers, as well... Read more
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