Daily Newsletter (end March 2022)
Image. Advertisement:
31 October 2018

First authors announced for 2019 Adelaide Writers’ Week

A number of authors have been announced for the 2019 Adelaide Writers’ Week, which runs from 2-7 March 2019. Among the international authors attending the festival are Nigerian poet and... Read more


Foundry658 announces successful applicants for Bootcamp

Business development program Foundry658, an initiative from State Library Victoria (SLV) and the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), has announced the successful applicants for its inaugural bootcamp sessions.... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


‘On the Java Ridge’ wins 2018 Colin Roderick Award

Jock Serong’s On the Java Ridge (Text) has won the 2018 Colin Roderick Award and the HT Priestley Medal, administered by the Foundation for Australian Literary Studies at James Cook... Read more


YABBAs 2018 winners announced

The winners of the 2018 Young Australians Best Book Awards (YABBAs), Victoria’s children’s choice awards, have been announced. The winning titles are: Picture storybooks Do Not Open This Book Again!... Read more
Image. Advertisement:

PRH acquires majority stake in Brazilian publisher Companhia das Letras

Penguin Random House (PRH) has acquired a majority stake of 70% in Brazilian publisher Companhia das Letras. PRH previously acquired a 45% stake in the Brazilian publishing house in 2012,... Read more


Kassabova's ‘Border’ wins UK Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize

Scotland-based Bulgarian writer Kapka Kassabova has won the 2018 Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding for her book Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe (Granta). Chosen from a shortlist... Read more
Image. Advertisement:



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