Australian booksellers have been experiencing slower than usual order turnaround times from HarperCollins Entertainment Distribution Services (HEDS), as the Christmas retailing period gets underway. In... Read more
‘The historical and continued insistence by almost all big publishers to acquire audio rights for term of copyright is locking up these books up in a lead box and throwing away the key. It is totally unacceptable in a publishing environment that is desperate to attract new readers.’—Curtis Brown UK literary agent Cathryn Summerhayes says it is ‘totally unacceptable’ for publishers to be sitting on audio rights in the current market environment.
‘The ILF makes us better as a school community. They make remote children happier. They make children successful’—Charlie Klein, Teaching Principal of Tjuntjuntjara Remote Community School,... Read more
James Bennett wishes to advise that our office and warehouse will close for the Christmas holiday on Friday 21 December at 5pm and reopen on 7 January at 7am. We wish you all a Merry Christmas and look forward to working together in the new year.
After eighteen and a half years as Allen & Unwin’s Canberra-based account manager, Deb Stevens has decided to retire. Deb has been a tireless ambassador for Allen & Unwin, Murdoch Books and Bloomsbury over the years, and will be greatly missed by her colleagues, customers and our authors. We would like to thank Deb for her significant contribution to Allen & Unwin and Murdoch Books over the years and wish her all the best for her retirement.
Allen & Unwin and Murdoch Books are pleased to announce that Louise Pearce will be our new account manager for the ACT region, as of 10th December. Louise can be contacted on 0418 249 872 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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