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Win a prize-pack of the Readings Children’s Book Prize 2014 shortlist

Win a prize-pack of all eight books in the Readings Children’s Book Prize 2014 shortlist!

Calling all kids who love books!

In celebration of our inaugural shortlist for the Readings Children’s Book Prize, we’re giving away a prize-pack of our entire shortlist to one lucky winner. To enter our competition simply tell us why you love to read. Do y…

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What we’re listening to on Record Store Day

This Saturday 19 April is Record Store Day and to celebrate we’re offering 20% off all vinyl bought in store, and hosting a special free gig with Australian musician Dan Sultan at our St Kilda shop! Here’s a selection of music our staff are listening to.

Chris is listening to Pavement

Pavement are maybe the best band to listen to if you want…

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What books would Hermione Granger read as an adult?

She’d indulge in literary snobbery.

For the most part, I see Hermione’s taste as being rather high-brow and - dare I say - she’d probably be a huge snob when it came to her bookshelves. She’d read all the big awards - which in recent times includes Eleanor Catton’s The Luminaries (winner of the 2013 Man Booker) and Donna Tartt’s The Goldfinch (wi…

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