Daily Newsletter (end March 2022)
Image. Advertisement:
18 October 2019


‘Dark Emu’ to be adapted for TV documentary series

Bruce Pascoe’s book Dark Emu (Magabala) will be adapted as a television documentary series by Blackfella Films, a Sydney-based documentary production company founded by Rachel Perkins. Screen Australia has announced... Read more

Walkley Book Award 2019 longlist announced

The Walkley Book Award longlist for 2019 has been announced. The longlisted titles are: Rusted Off: Why country Australia is fed up (Gabrielle Chan, Vintage) Banking Bad (Adele Ferguson, ABC Books) The Hunt... Read more
Image. Advertisement:

University of Sydney won’t appoint new chair of Australian literature

The University of Sydney won’t appoint a new chair of Australian literature until it can find a sponsor for the position, reports the Sydney Morning Herald. A university spokesperson said... Read more


‘All of the Factors of Why I Love Tractors’ sold to US, Canada

Hardie Grant Egmont has sold US and Canadian rights to picture book All of the Factors of Why I Love Tractors (Davina Bell, illus by Jenny Løvlie) to HarperCollins imprint... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


US$75k Cundill History Prize 2019 finalists announced

The three finalists for the Cundill History Prize have been announced. Chosen from a shortlist of eight, the finalists are: Reckonings: Legacies of Nazi persecution and the quest for justice (Mary... 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