Month: June 2017

New crime releases

July is the month for crime-lovers! Whether you're checking in with familiar characters like Simon Toyne's Solomon Creed or Susie Steiner's Manon Bradshaw or discovering new masterpieces like Don Winslow's The Force which has been touted by crime writer heavyweights like Stephen King, Lee Child and Val McDermid. Whatever you're after, we have a bevy of new crime releases that are sure to keep you busy all month long.  READ MORE

How to read a book in a weekend

Reading a book to a deadline takes discipline, courage and a little bit of magic! Whether its purely for pleasure, you've been slack with your book club reading or you have to do an assignment for school, reading a whole book in one or two days can be a real challenge. We've got all the tips you need to get through any book in a weekend, and still remember what happened and whether you enjoyed it when your done! READ MORE

Book Club Reads

June 15, 2017 Book Club 0 Comments

It's our favourite time again... Book club time! Is there anything better than getting together with your bookish buddies, a few bottles of wine and sharing your thoughts on a thought-provoking book? Once again, we've collected together all the best conversation-inducing titles to help you plan for your next Book Club gathering! READ MORE

Bibliotherapy: Relaxing Reads

June 14, 2017 Uncategorized 0 Comments

Bibliotherapy is defined as a type of therapy that involves the reading of specific texts with the purpose of healing. We believe that there's nothing more healing than a darn good read. From classics to crime, there are plenty of soothing options to help you unwind.  READ MORE

5 movies that inspired Lauren Child’s Ruby Redfort series

Last month, we had the pleasure of meeting award-winning author, Lauren Child, who was in town for Sydney Writers' Festival. Child is the brilliant mind behind the super-awesome teen detective series, Ruby Redfort, and while she was in our office she shared with us 5 movies to watch that inspired Ruby Redfort. ⚠️ Warning: please check each film's classification, as not all are suitable for children. READ MORE

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