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Meet Leanne Hall, our new online children’s and YA specialist

Meet Leanne Hall, our new online children’s and YA specialist! Leanne works at our new soon-to-be-open Readings Kids shop, and also writes books for teenagers and younger readers. Describe your taste in books.

My taste in books has always been broad and wandering. As a kid I was a hungry reader. After my weekly library books were done, I would…

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September in review

September has been a mammoth month for us here at Readings.

We announced a new literary prize for Australian young adult books, we opened a new bookshop at Westfield Doncaster (complete with a sound-proof reading nook!), and applications opened for The Readings Foundation grants in 2017.

Not to mention, our new kids shop is just around the corne…

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Why you should read Wood Green by Sean Rabin

We’re delighted that Sean Rabin’s debut novel is one of the six books shortlisted for this year’s Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction. Here’s why we think you should read this book. 1. Wood Green is a charming, engaging novel, and a genuine pleasure to read.

Aspiring writer Michael has just completed his PhD and accepted a job as secreta…

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