Daily Newsletter (end March 2022)
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10 February 2020

VIPs, inaugural fellows announced for SWF 2020

The Australia Council for the Arts has announced the guests attending the 2020 Visiting International Publishers (VIPs) program, to be held from Wednesday, 29 April to Friday, 1 May, alongside... Read more

Unity Books, Gecko Press shortlisted for LBF International Excellence Awards

New Zealand bookshop Unity Books and Wellington-based publisher Gecko Press have been shortlisted for the London Book Fair (LBF) International Excellence Awards. Unity Books Auckland is shortlisted for the bookstore... Read more
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UQP launches annual placement program for Indigenous graduates

The University of Queensland Press (UQP) has established an annual Indigenous Placement program aimed at providing a pathway into publishing for Indigenous university graduates. Launched in January this year, the... Read more


ILF announces three-year partnership with Australia Post

The Indigenous Literary Foundation (ILF)  has announced a new three-year partnership with Australia Post, which will see nearly 100,000 books delivered per year to 400 remote Indigenous communities across Australia... Read more
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Bestsellers: Dark Emu bolts to number one x

After five consecutive weeks in the top spot on the bestsellers chart, Bluey has been knocked to number two (Time to Play!, Puffin) and replaced by Bruce Pascoe’s perennial bestseller... Read more

New women’s prize to award over $150k to a single work of fiction

In Canada, the newly announced Carol Shields Prize for Fiction will award C$150,000 (A$169,000) to a single work of fiction by a woman or non-binary writer. Launching in 2022, the... Read more
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Publishers Weekly x

Books+Publishing is partnering with US trade news magazine Publishers Weekly to provide our subscribers with exclusive access to the weekly digital edition of PW magazine for a limited time. This edition includes a look at... Read more



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