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Gorgeous new picture books

Our children’s book specialists pick out six new picture books they love. Grandma’s House by Alice Melvin

Sally has just arrived at Grandma’s house but where’s Grandma? Join Sally in peering through the cut-out pages from one room to the next, and journeying high up into the fold-out attic as she searches for her grandma.

This picture book

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Bestselling books at the 47th ALP National Conference

I spent the past weekend at the Melbourne Convention Centre where Readings had installed a pop-up book shop to cater for the Australian Labor Party faithfuls – for the national media teams, the protesters, the leaders-to-be and the waggishness of many journalists.

We chatted with our greatest social commentators including David Marr, Guy Rundle a…

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Introducing our event program for August

Events Manager Chris Gordon shares her top five picks from our August event calendar Dinner with Simon Bryant

I’m such a huge fan of Maggie Beer and her Chef, Simon Bryant and we are so delighted to be able to bring the very first, surely, celebrity chef to our favourite cafe in Hawthorn. It will be such a treat to dine with Simon, to hear his

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