Latest from our blog

The most anticipated books of 2015

Here is my panoramic survey of titles on the horizon for later in the year – rather a feast, I’m sure you’ll agree! From this (of course very early) vantage point I have the following on my radar:

Australian fiction:

In April a simply great debut novel from Readings’ own A.S. Patric, Black Rock White City; Alice Robinson also on debut with A

Read more ›

A calendar of Australian books to look out for in 2015: Part 1

Here is our calendar of books by Australian authors due for release in the first half of 2015! We’ve included a wide range of books we’re already excited about, but we’ve also overlooked quite a few, so to that end, we’ll be updating the calendar on an ongoing basis. FEBRUARY Clade by James Bradley Earth Dances: Music in Search of the Primit

Read more ›

What we’re reading: Elizabeth Strout, Phil Klay and John Berendt

Each week we bring you a sample of the books we’re reading, the films we’re watching, the television shows we’re hooked on or the music we’re loving.

Stella Charls is reading Redeployment by Phil Klay and Hot Little Hands by Abigail Ulman

I’ve been simultaneously reading two very different short story collections: Phil Klay’s Redeployment an…

Read more ›