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‘Even if your library has only a limited number of books, most kids will find one that will do it for them. But once that connection is made, their thirst for more magic books will only increase as they explore their school and public libraries.’—Author and Children’s Laureate Morris Gleitzman on the contributions of school libraries and how parents can work to ensure students have access to strong school library services.
NewSouth Books and Alliance Distribution Services (ADS) announce that from 1 August 2019, distribution of NewSouth Books titles in Australia and New Zealand will move to ADS, a division of Hachette Australia.
NewSouth Books would like to thank TL Distribution (TLD) for their excellent service and support over the past nine years. The staff at TLD have worked tirelessly to help us develop our business in Australia and New Zealand.
In advance of 1 August, you should send your NewSouth Books’ August new release orders only to ADS at email@example.com. Their first August release will be instore on 23 July. Their second August release will be instore on 8 August.
On 31 July all back-orders will be transferred to ADS by TLD.
From 1 August, all orders for NewSouth Books’ titles should be sent to ADS.
Returns for books invoiced by TLD must be processed by TLD.
We ask booksellers to be aware of the following cut-off dates and plan their returns accordingly, as ADS will not accept returns for books invoiced by TLD.
TLD will cease to issue Return Authorisations on Wednesday, 31 July.
Authorised returns are to arrive at TLD by Monday, 30 September. Books received by TLD too late for processing and/or sent to TLD without an RA will be returned to the customer at the customer’s expense so please don’t delay in sending your returns once authorised.
ADS will not accept returns which were not invoiced by ADS. These will be returned to the customer at the customer’s expense.
Please note there is a new ISBN for Supermarket by Bobby Hall. It is now 9781471186967 ($AU22.99/NZ$26.99) All current backorders will be transferred to the new ISBN. For any customers who do not accept substitutions, backorders will be cancelled and customers will need to reorder at HEDS using the new ISBN. Stock is due at the warehouse in early May.
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