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The Readings Children’s Book Prize shortlist 2017

We’re delighted to reveal this year’s shortlist for the Readings Children’s Book Prize. This Prize recognises and celebrates Australian books that children love to read, and raises the profile of debut and on-the-rise Australian children’s book authors.

The six shortlisted titles are:

Escape to Moon Islands by Mardi McConnochie A Most Magical G

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Introducing the second season of The Garret

The Garret is a new Melbourne-based literary podcast that explores how the best of the best start, draft, complete and market their writing.

Season two starts this week, and will feature interviews with the following authors:

Andy and Jill Griffiths, authors of The Treehouse Fun Book (2 March) Carmel Bird, author of Family Skeleton (9 March) To…

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Our top ten bestsellers of the week

The Barefoot Investor by Scott Pape Lion by Saroo Brierley The Family by Chris Johnston and Rosie Jones The Dry by Jane Harper Knowledge Courage Leadership by Barry Jones Fight Like a Girl by Clementine Ford Jasper Jones (film tie-in edition) by Craig Silvey Into the Heart of Tasmania by Rebe Taylor All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr Th

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