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Australia’s Best Bookshops

Great bookshops entice pedestrians with an eclectic personality and an air of curiosity. They don’t have to be ...
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Top 10: Summer Reads

We all say to ourselves and each other, “I love to read, but I just never have the ...
Christmas

Stocking Fillers: Top 5 (Female) Books

I run an unofficial book lending service at the office. I read a lot, then I decide whether ...
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Christmas Gift Guide: For The Reader

With Christmas around the corner, it’s time to get into hunting mode and find those presents! Instead of ...
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Read Like Barack Obama

Barack Obama is a highly intellectual man, proved through two terms as a President known for his eloquence ...
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Roadies: Book Review

“The show has to happen and they’ll do whatever it takes for that to happen.”       Jimmy ...
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Boy Erased: Book Review

Boy Erased is a fresh perspective that goes against the recent privileged coming out stories like ‘Love, Simon’ ...
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THE WAR ON NORMAL PEOPLE: BOOK REVIEW

Technological unemployment threatens to destroy communities, and as it stands we’re not even a little bit prepared. A ...
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7 New Reads To Curl Up With This Winter

“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” – Lemony Snicket There’s nothing quite like a ...
Technology

Audiobook vs Paperback

In the 1400s we saw the printing press, with technophobe Johannes Trithemius saying monks who wrote books by hand ...
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Introducing Wendy Howitt: YA Author of User Pays and Bulletproof

Wendy Howitt’s debut YA novel User Pays tells the story of 15-year-old Lucy, a smart, quiet girl newly ...
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Our 10 Recommended Summer Reads

Bookworms unite! Are you looking for a book to sink your mind into? Well, I’ve got the list ...
Travel

Spectacular Libraries To Wow Any Book-Lover

Although libraries might seem like relics from a time when Internet didn’t exist, they’re still vital spaces for ...
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Why a novel about Abraham Lincoln’s son is the Book(er) ...

George Saunders’ magnificent first novel, Lincoln in the Bardo, has won the 2017 Man Booker Prize. The Man ...
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Harry Potter’s Birthday: 20 Years since the release of the ...

Twenty years on, and the Harry Potter series is still leaving its mark. It’s a cultural phenomenon spurred ...
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25 of the Best Bookstores in the World

Put down the Kindle and revel in the joys of the printed word with these incredible bookstores. With ...
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Bill Gates Lists his top Five Books of 2016

His parents made a rule when he was young: No books at the dinner table. A voracious reader, ...