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Our non-fiction Stella Sparks

The Stella Prize has recently announced their non-fiction Stella Sparks campaign, which highlights the impact of non-fiction writing by women on Australian culture and society. A nonfiction Stella Spark is the book, essay, article or other piece of nonfiction writing by an Australian woman that struck a spark for you. You can find out more about t…

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Finalists for National Book Critics Circle Awards 2016

The finalists for the National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) awards have been announced. The NBCC honours outstanding writing and fosters a national conversation about reading, criticism and literature.

Fiction Moonglow by Michael Chabon LaRose by Louise Erdrich Imagine Me Gone by Adam Haslett Commonwealth by Ann Patchett Swing Time by Zadie Smith…

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Summer highlights in kids' and young adult books

This summer, we’ve been busy reading in parks, on beaches, and in the frozen food aisle of our local supermarket. We’ve come across some great picture books for nervous new Preps, adored Raina Telgemaier’s new spin on Ann M. Martin’s The Babysitter’s Club series, and slipped into a seriously psychedelic adventure for tweens. SUMMER PICKS IN PIC…

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