Books+Publishing Friday
Image. Advertisement:
12 July 2024

Cover of Reckless


'Reckless' debuts at number one x

Top 10 bestsellers Reckless (Lauren Roberts, S&S) Storm Child (Michael Robotham, Hachette) Hide and Seek (Wolf Girl #11) (Anh Do, A&U Children’s) RecipeTin Eats: Dinner (Nagi Maehashi, Macmillan) Resurrection (Danielle... Read more
Image. Advertisement:


Books in the media this weekend, 13–14 July x

A round-up of the books being reviewed and mentioned in key media this coming weekend. National The Saturday Paper The End and Everything Before It (Finegan Kruckemeyer, Text) The Mires (Tina... Read more
Image. Advertisement:

Animal Activism On and Off the Screen
Ed by Claire Parkinson & Lara Herring, SUP, July 2024, reviewed by Anthony Morris

Animal activists have been at the forefront of using the media to get their message out—and in turn, the media has played a role in shaping the direction of activists’... Read more

Lost & Found
Tim Sharp, Pantera, July 2024, reviewed by Jacqui Davies

Lost & Found is the latest book by author, speaker and leader of Australia’s positive psychology movement, Dr Tim Sharp (aka ‘Dr Happy’). A self-help guide with a difference, it... Read more

Matthew Evans, Murdoch, July 2024, reviewed by Becca Whitehead

Dairy milk is an odd battleground for political polarisation, yet it always seems to be one. Milk is an attempt to make the case for that long-loved standard—cows’ milk—in the face of... Read more

Shades of Me
Mel Brown, Rockpool, July 2024, reviewed by Eman Mourad

Melinda Brown’s Shades of Me challenges the saying ‘jack of all trades, master of none’ by taking us through Brown’s ‘many lives through many Dreamings’, including her careers as a... Read more
Image. Advertisement:



Contact us


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

Editorial queries should be addressed to 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