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22 March 2024

Cover of The Gut Repair Plan


'The Gut Repair Plan' enters top 10 x

Top 10 bestsellers What Happened to Nina? (Dervla McTiernan, HarperCollins) Bluey: Horray, It’s Easter! (Puffin) Bluey: Happy Easter (Puffin) Bluey: Easter (Puffin) RecipeTin Eats: Dinner (Nagi Maehashi, Macmillan) Atomic Habits (James Clear, RH Business) Fourth Wing (Rebecca... Read more

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Books in the media this weekend, 23–24 March x

A round-up of the books being reviewed and mentioned in key media this coming weekend.  National The Saturday Paper Appreciation (Liam Pieper, Hamish Hamilton) Crimes of the Cross (Anne Manne,... Read more
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Shower Land 1: Break the Curse
Nat Amoore, illus James Hart, Puffin, March 2024, reviewed by Charlotte Callander

The first in a new junior fiction series, Shower Land 1: Break the Curse is a fun, whimsical book that will appeal to kids who enjoy fantasy and humour plots.... Read more

Outlaw Girls
Emily Gale & Nova Weetman, Text, March 2024, reviewed by Clare Millar

Emily Gale and Nova Weetman deliver again with Outlaw Girls, the Kelly country time-slip follow-up to their CBCA Notable Elsewhere Girls. In 1878, Kate Kelly secretly slips supplies to her... Read more

A Room for Ryel
Emma Cameron, Wombat, March 2024, reviewed by Emma Pei Yin

Within modern shifting family dynamics, Emma Cameron’s A Room for Ryel emerges as a heartwarming tale that adeptly explores the intricacies and joys of blending families. The book seamlessly transcends... Read more
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