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31 January 2020


The books: Lukewarm response to ‘backlist Christmas’ x

The most mentioned nonfiction, fiction and children’s titles in the 2019 Christmas survey were all books by local authors. Charlotte Wood’s The Weekend was the... Read more


The publishers: ‘A spread of titles enjoyed the spoils’ x

Christmas sales in 2019 were close to expectations, or better than expected, for all Australian publishers surveyed by Books+Publishing. More than half of publishers reported... Read more


BookScan figures: Volume up, value down x

There was marginal growth in the sales volume of books and a three percent drop in value in the lead-up to Christmas 2019, compared to... Read more


Christmas 2019: Sales up despite mixed feelings, climate chaos x

Books+Publishing received feedback from representatives of nearly 100 bookshops around Australia for its annual Christmas survey. According to the results of the survey, for the... Read more


Murdoch Books to publish ‘Bill Granger Australian Food’ marking 20th anniversary of ‘bills Sydney Food’

Murdoch Books is delighted to announce it will publish Bill Granger’s new cookbook, Bill Granger Australian Food, on 29 September 2020. In the 20 years... Read more
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