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Zana Fraillon wins the 2017 Readings Young Adult Book Prize

The winner of this year’s Readings Young Adult Book Prize is The Bone Sparrow by Zana Fraillon!

This is the first year we have awarded the prize, which considers first and second works of young adult fiction and memoir, and Fraillon’s timely, gutsy and gorgeously written book is a fitting winner for our inaugural year.

The Bone Sparrow was chose…

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Recommended new YA books in August

August sees a long list of interesting, diverse and exciting Australian YA books come out – your to-be-read pile will be tottering! From supernatural thrillers to award-winning sci-fi to moving realism that tackles social issues, you couldn’t hope for a better spread of amazing local YA fiction. (Find our best recommendations for kids' books this…

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Help us celebrate Love Your Bookshop Day!

Love Your Bookshop Day is happening across Australia on Saturday 12 August. This day is all about celebrating and loving your local bookshops and we’re can’t wait to be part of the celebrations. Find out what’s happening below…


Buy a book from any Readings shop on National Bookshop Day and you could

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