Affirming local bookselling; McBride stays on song; Orwell honoured 80 years on; Archer lifts his target; Notions survives; and Begbie joins The Big Issue.
A blow to Amazon; bring in the owls; a presidential shopping list; how US independent bookshops rule; and a Book Thief competition.
An Australian publisher has acquired the global rights to bring the lives and loves of the American daytime TV drama from small screen to the page.
It is the stuff of books and now it has become very real, with Australian authors Anna Funder, Frank Moorhouse and David Malouf joining the fight to demand an end to mass surveillance.
Welcome to the Kelly book that exceeds Peter Carey's novel.
The Book Thief competition; why we need negative reviews; kids like print.
On the shelf this week: The Outcasts, Aung San Suu Kyi and Game of Knowns.
'We go out and destroy other people's lives,' one of Murdoch's journalists once explained.
What are our literary magazines for? Robyn Annear's answers have made some people pretty cross.