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Bookish news and publishing tidbits 28 November 2011


book news Bookish news and publishing tidbits 28 November 2011

RIASS stuff:

Interview with Brett Sills, author of My Sweet Saga

See our latest giveaways:'Rosie Black Chronicles,'The Secret Ingredient,'Because of You'and'Past the Shallows.

Other bookish stuff:

Books for the history lover

and more Christmas present books

British poet William Blake was born on this day in

The Reading Rooms Best Books of 2011'

The Book Buying Ban starts here -'

Check out the Australian Women Writers challenge

Whats your favourite reading position?

Tips on game-changing (and exchanging)

Awesome Star Wars typography

What are some of your all time favourite book covers?

Awesome books with neon pages

Seven books lost to history that might have changed the world

Umberto Eco: People are tired of simple things. They want to be challenged'

Are you working on a challenging, adventurous biography? Would $10k help? Apply for the Hazel Rowely Fellowship here.

Guest Post: New Zealand author Deborah

The ReturnMan: coming March 2012'(support RIASS by preordering it using our affiliate account)


  1. Im joining the Australian Women Writers Challenge :)

  2. Stephanie /

    Yay! Me too :) Ive been making a concerted effort to read more Aussie women writers, and women writers more generally.