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6 December 2018

Christmas closing list 2018 (updated) x

Company Last day of business in 2018  First day of business in 2019 Alliance Distribution Services Closed public holidays Allen & Unwin Friday, 21 December Wednesday, 2 January Australian Booksellers... Read more


Winners announced for PM’s literary awards 2018

The winners of the 2018 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have been announced. The winning titles in each category are: Fiction Border Districts (Gerald Murnane, Giramondo) Australian history John Curtin’s War:... Read more
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Readings Foundation announces 2019 grant recipients

The Readings Foundation has chosen nine Victorian organisations to share in $146,700 worth of grants in 2019. The grant recipients are: Aboriginal Literacy Foundation: $20,000 to start an after-school program... Read more


NewSouth sells Gordon-Smith debut to US, UK

NewSouth has sold North American rights to Australian academic Eleanor Gordon-Smith’s forthcoming debut Stop Being Reasonable to PublicAffairs. The nonfiction book (previously titled What Makes You So Sure You’re Not... Read more
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UK Society of Authors issues ‘Brexit Briefing’

The UK’s Society of Authors (SoA) has issued a report outlining the vulnerabilities faced by the UK’s creative industries during the government’s Brexit negotiations, reports Publishers Weekly. Representing 10,500 members,... Read more
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