Daily Newsletter (end March 2022)
Image. Advertisement: Jacaranda Retirement Village
27 June 2018

Copyright Agency sues NSW government after unsuccessful mediation

After an unsuccessful mediation last week, the Copyright Agency is pursuing a law suit it filed against the New South Wales state government last year over the non-payment of copyright... Read more


Hardie Grant acquires Pascoe’s travel guide

Hardie Grant Travel has acquired world rights to a travel guide book by Bunurong writer Bruce Pascoe. The as-yet-untitled book will look at places in Australia ‘where evidence of Indigenous... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


Goldin’s escape room thriller attracts six-figure North American deal

Australian author Megan Goldin’s second novel, The Escape Room (Michael Joseph), has sold into North America in a six-figure, two-book deal negotiated by David Gernert of the Gernert Agency on... Read more


Online bookstore stocking only debut Australian titles to launch this year

A new online bookstore that will stock only debut Australian writers is preparing to launch later this year. Non-profit group Underground Writers is establishing the new online store—called Underground Books—to... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


Rapper 'Loki' wins 2018 Orwell Prize

In the UK, Darren McGarvey, also known as the rapper ‘Loki’, has won the £3000 (A$5547) Orwell Prize for Books for Poverty Safari: Understanding the Anger of Britain’s Underclass (Luath... Read more
Image. Advertisement: Australian Books for Australian Kids



Contact us


Please note that all editorial staff at Books+Publishing work part-time.

Editorial queries should be addressed to news@booksandpublishing.com.au to reach the team.

News editor
Brad Jefferies

Managing editor, publications
Matthia Dempsey

Angela Glindemann

Digital producer
Andrew Wrathall

Classifieds, jobs and notices

Display advertising

Select newsletters

Select which newsletters you’d like to receive here.
Unsubscribe from individual newsletters here.
Or unsubscribe from all newsletters here.

View articles

Purchase a subscription to Books+Publishing to view all articles on the website.

If you need help with your subscription, please email the subscriptions team.

Follow us