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Our top ten bestsellers of the week

This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial by Helen Garner The Children Act by Ian McEwan Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami Triumph and Demise: The broken promise of a Labor generation by Paul Kelly The Upside of Down by Susan Biggar The Age Good Food Guide 2015 edited by Janne Aplegren and Roslyn Grund…

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Ask Agatha: early Man Booker predictions and reading fan-fiction

The latest installment of our book advice column where you can ask our wise bookseller Agatha all your tricky (book-related) questions. Based on the longlist, which book do you predict will win the Man Booker Award this year?

I haven’t read everything on the longlist as yet but I’d argue that Siri Hustvedt’s The Blazing World is well-placed to…

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The Readings Foundation Grants 2015 now open

Applications for the Readings Foundation Grants 2015 are now open!

The Readings Foundation was established in 2009 to support Victorian individuals and organisations that wish to further the development of literacy, community work and the arts. Grant applications for 2015 close Friday 31 October, 2014.

You can download the application form here.

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