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Vote for Booktopia in the Telstra People’s Choice Awards!

Booktopia is a finalist in the Telstra People’s Choice Awards! The People’s Choice finalists represent the highest achievers in Australian Business. It is a huge honour to be a finalist and we would love for our customers to vote for us. And so, please scroll down for our list of Very Important Reasons to Vote for Booktopia in the Telstra People’s Choice Awards! Or, if you don... Read more

by | September 11, 2018

Indigenous Literacy Day 2018

Today is Indigenous Literacy Day – a national celebration of Indigenous cultures, stories, language and literacy! This is a day to gift literacy, a day to recognise the power of books to change lives and give people choices. Schools, booksellers, publishers, libraries, businesses, organisations and individuals can participate through donations, fundraising events, storytelling sessions an... Read more

by | September 5, 2018

BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival

BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival is back for it’s second year! 2017 was the inaugural year for the festival, which is held at the Justice & Police Museum in partnership with the Sydney Living Museums. This year BAD is back by popular demand, with a packed program and a brand new award. The Danger Prize will be awarded for the first time at the Opening Night event this evening, the 31... Read more

by | August 31, 2018

We remember Peter Corris – The Godfather of Australian Crime Writing

Peter Corris The Godfather of Australian Crime Fiction by Robert O’Hearn It is with great sadness we farewell Peter Corris, who passed away peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday night, aged 76. Described as “the Godfather of contemporary Australian crime-writing” Peter was one of Australia’s most prolific and talented authors, with 102 books to his name and a writing career of over 40 year... Read more

by | August 31, 2018