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Meet the music specialist with Dave Clarke

Dave Clarke is our Music & DVD Manager. Here, he shares some of his favourite musicians and most memorable moments from working at Readings over the past 16 years. Why did you decide to work in music? And how did you end up at Readings?

I did a work experience week at my local store – Pet Sounds in Malvern (which much later became Readings Mal…

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The Prime Minister’s Literary Awards shortlists 2018

The shortlists for this year’s Prime Minister’s Literary Awards have today been announced. These awards celebrate outstanding literary talent in Australia.

Here are the full shortlists…

Children’s literature Feathers by Phil Cummings & Phil Lesnie Figgy Takes the City by Tamsin Janu Hark, It’s Me, Ruby Lee! by Lisa Shanahan & Binny Talib Pea P

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Anna Burns wins the 2018 Man Booker Prize for Fiction

Congratulations to Anna Burns who has been named the winner of this year’s Man Booker Prize for Fiction!

Set in Northern Ireland during the Troubles, Milkman is a timely and original novel about a young woman trying to avoid the attentions of an influential and much older man – Milkman.

In this unnamed city, to be interesting is dangerous. Middl…

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