Six Random Books You Should Read

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Favourite Bookstores on Instagram (#LoveYourBookshopDay)

I highly recommend dropping into your local bookshop today to show them some love. Of course, this is not possible for everyone. If this is you, you can still enjoy the spirit of the local bookshop online with these instagram accounts. »

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Australian Picture Books: Jeannie Baker

Jeannie Baker is an artist and authored over a dozen picture books using collage to create the illustrations. Her books primarily explore the interactions the natural and created environment and the impact people have on the spaces around them. »

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Books to Read if You Love Georgette Heyer

There's a particular kind of enjoyment that is to be had when reading a Georgette Heyer novel. The tone of each of her meticulously researched romances, »

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5 Charities to Support

A great way to give presents during the holiday season is to donate to a charitable organisation. There are so many wonderful options, and each works »

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Five Favourite Australian Authors

Quite frankly it is ridiculous to try and narrow down the incredible talent the Australian book world has to just five favourites. For this post, I »

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Five Favourite Booktubers

Booktube is a community within the broader youtube community focused on books (obviously). I discovered it a few years ago and have been watching ever since. »

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Top 5 Australian Literary Magazines

I'm a big fan of literary magazines, by which I simply mean magazines that publish predominantly writing. I love reading essays about all sorts of topics. »

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Top Five Dystopian Novels

As an undergrad I took a class called Utopian and Dystopian Visions, which ended up being one of my favourite classes in my degree. Not only »

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Recommendation: Sarah Dessen

Sarah Dessen is an American author who writes contemporary young adult novels. She's published twelve novels. A¬†full list and synopses of which can be found »

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