Health and Well-Being Archives

Takeaway food that’s healthy? Surely you jest! Australia’s favourite home cook Julie Goodwin talks to Booktopia TV about her new book, Homemade Takeaway

Forgoing fast and junk food because we’re of the mind that a moment on the lips is a lifetime on the hips is just hard work! Sometimes we really need to indulge in a little comfort food like that delicious pad thai from our trusty Thai shop around the corner or a mouthwatering cheese burger from that fast food chain which shall not be named. So when that urge once again persists – t... Read more

by | November 19, 2015

Simon Bryant answers Booktopia’s Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Simon Bryant author of Vegetables, Grains & Other Good Stuff Ten Terrifying Questions ____________   1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? Planted in Exeter UK; seedling in Torquay, Devon, Cornwall; grafted to Adelaide SA; ripened in Melbourne Vic; now and established plant in Adela... Read more

by | October 22, 2015

Martyna Angell, author of The Wholesome Cook answers Ten Terrifying Questions

 The Booktopia Book Guru asks Martyna Angell author of The Wholesome Cook Ten Terrifying Questions 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born and raised in Poland and real food was always part of my upbringing. I grew up in and around Warsaw, the capital, and the city’s food scene was an interesting mixture ... Read more

by | October 1, 2015

Drum roll…. We’re announcing the winners of our June/July Competitions!

In June and July we had a pile of prizes and promotions for you to plunder. Let’s wrap a few up and announce the winners of these great prizes, shall we? All you had to do to enter was order from The Izzy Folau series by July 31st! Daniel and Sione have been given the chance of a lifetime to be coached by Australian rugby union star, Israel Folau. But can they make it count? While Daniel and Si... Read more

by | August 6, 2015

For Dummies Month is over and we have goodies for six lucky Booktopians!

For Dummies Month is over. For six lucky Booktopians however, the celebration will last quite a bit longer. During March, our For Dummies month, we had some awesome prize packs to give away. All you had to do to win was order a book from any For Dummies category before March 31st and go in the draw to win a prize pack! FOR DUMMIES: BUSINESS & FINANCE And the winner of a Business & Finan... Read more

by | April 8, 2015

For Dummies Month is here and we have goodies to give away!

It’s For Dummies Month and to celebrate we have some awesome prize packs to give away! Just order a book from any For Dummies category before March 31st and go in the draw to win a prize pack. *Terms and Conditions apply. FOR DUMMIES: BUSINESS & FINANCE Order from the For Dummies: Business & Finance collection by March 31st and go in the draw to win a Business & Finance prize ... Read more

by | March 13, 2015

The Biggest Loser’s Commando Steve puts Booktopia’s John Purcell through his paces

When Commando Steve came to Booktopia to chat about his new book Get Commando Fit, John explained why he can’t stay in shape. But as John found out, with Commando, there are no excuses… Grab your copy of Get Commando Fit here Get Commando Fit by Steve Willis If you want to look good and feel great, there are NO EXCUSES, you must Get Commando Fit – and Commando Steve is here to... Read more

by | January 21, 2015