7 Jan 2019

Save the date for 2019

When is it? When is it for 2019? And where is it for that matter? Well, read on, dear book lover.   Rub shoulders with the biggest national and international names in publishing at the industry night of nights – The Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) – on Thursday 2 May 2019. This year, the awards remain […]

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3 Jan 2019

Creating No One Likes a Fart with writer Zoe Foster Blake, and illustrator Adam Nickel

Ever wondered what it takes to develop an illustrated children’s book? Or even thought as far as creating a scratch and sniff book? Lisa Riley, editor of No One Likes a Fart from Penguin Random House, shares with us her journey in creating such a book with author Zoe Foster Blake and illustrator, Adam Nickel.  […]

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10 Dec 2018

Creating an industry benchmark – Publishing the Australian Bird Guide

An interview with the CSIRO Publishing team  Australia is renowned for its unique and spectacular flora and fauna, particularly its bird life. Bird-watching is an ever-growing past time, and the rise of citizen science has seen more and more people involved in monitoring and collecting data on Australia’s birds. The Australian Bird Guide was in […]

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8 Oct 2018
Photo: Olivia Tran

Aussie authors’ favourite books

In 2018, we asked some of Australia’s best known and loved authors and personalities to tell us what their favourite book titles are. Can you guess what they’d pick? Find out using the links below.

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