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We’re thrilled to share that Wiradjuri author Tara June Winch’s The Yield has won the 2020 Miles Franklin Literary Award.
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June 18, 2020 — Penguin Random House announced today that one million copies of Bluey books have sold in Australia.
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Winner to be announced on 16 July 2020.
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And the winner is...
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We’re delighted to announce the publication of Richard Flanagan’s new novel, The Living Sea of Waking Dreams, in October 2020.
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Smiling Mind is Australia's #1 mindfulness app.

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It wasn’t until I did that test that I really thought about how aspects of my personality and my strengths could affect my mental health, through my reactions and approaches to things.
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There will be many books written about the year 2020: historical, analytical, political as well as comprehensive accounts.
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Her name was Magda.
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Most residents of Stuttgart, capital of the German state of Württemberg, had ordinary plans for the weekend ahead as they set off for work on the morning of Friday 6 March 1936.
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Within the early months of the twenty-first century, before the terrorist attacks of 9/11, hospitals, nursing homes, and police departments in the United States, except for rural outposts too remedial to be computer-equipped, were mandated to join...
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I’d never have set eyes on the place if my cousin hadn’t held his wedding reception in the grounds.

Articles

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Aussie authors and fathers read picture books for Father's Day 2020.
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Dogs are an author’s best friend.
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Sixteen-year-old Jarryd Roughead’s initiation to senior football was anything but a lucky break.
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From Fear Less, psychologist Pippa Grange offers a process for identifying your fears.
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In Who Cares Wins Lily Cole unpacks reasons for optimism in the face of enormous challenges.
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The Sister's Gift author on finding the 'emotional core' of her latest novel.

Recipes

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With pink pickled onions.
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With peanuts, marshmallows and chocolate.
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With chilli, lemon and garlic beans.
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A mash of ripe bananas is delicious baked in this sweet, bread-like cake, while spices and nuts add flavour and crunch.
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Use up those ripes bananas in this easy, delicious recipe.
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A divine recipe from How to be a Domestic Goddess.

Q&A

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The Night Swim author shares her thoughts on heroes, villains and toilet paper (?
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One of Australia's best-loved actors looks back on his lifetime in the spotlight.
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The Women and Leadership co-authors answer our questions on gender equality and finding the inspiration to lead.
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Author of AUSSIE KIDS: MEET MIA AT THE JETTY, Janeen Brian, takes us behind the scenes of her work.
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The international bestselling author on cryptozoology, life in the 1950s and writing the ending early.
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The Bluffs author takes us deep into the Tasmanian wilderness.

Activities

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Celebrate Father's Day with these DAD-TASTIC activities!
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Everything you need to celebrate the new Jeff Kinney release.
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Parents: Click here for 10 minutes of peace.
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Learn about famous inventors and then have a go at designing your own invention!
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A lonely piglet, a heart full of hope and a message in a bottle.
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Learn how to become an Earth protector with this educational home project pack!

Book Clubs

Book Clubs
Explore themes of surrogacy, consequences and the redemptive power of love with your reading group.
Book Clubs
Gather your book club and find out why everyone is talking about The Last Migration.
Book Clubs
An electrifying and propulsive pick for your next book club meeting.
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Take your literary discussions into new territories – at an appropriate distance.
Book Clubs
Travel to ancient times and back again with Mark Haddon’s transcendent, spellbinding novel.
Book Clubs
Invite your reading group on a French escapade with a twist.