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Di Morrissey visits Booktopia + win her entire book collection – signed!

We’ve all either read one of her 23 books, have a few decorating our bookshelves or heard someone we know rave about how great her books are. Who am I talking about? Di Morrissey, of course. Fans of this legendary Australian writer – you’re in for a treat. Ms Morrissey visited us at Booktopia HQ to chat and sign copies of her new book, Rain Music … and for one lucky read... Read more

by | November 16, 2015

Australia’s Favourite Author 2015 – Places 30-21

January is the month of Australian Stories at Booktopia, and to celebrate we’re counting down Australia’s 50 Favourite Authors, as voted by you! Monday and Tuesday’s announcements had some big surprises, will today be any different? The countdown continues… 30. Traci Harding Traci Harding’s work combines fantasy, facts, history and esoteric beliefs. She has recentl... Read more

by | January 21, 2015

Signed Copies Make Great Gifts – Part 1 of our signed book bonanza!

We love to give books as gifts. All booklovers do. But when we can give a book which is signed by the author, well, that is perfect. Tell someone how much you love them by giving them something that’ll go ‘straight to the poolroom!’ But hurry as stock will not last! Scorpion Mountain: Brotherband Series : Book 5 by John Flanagan When the worlds of Ranger’s Apprentice and... Read more

by | November 25, 2014

Countdown to Australia’s Favourite Novelist: 50-41 as voted by you

Booktopia would like to give a massive thanks again to everyone who has voted in to decide who is Australia’s Favourite Novelist. Without you we wouldn’t be able to have this celebration of outstanding Aussie Writers. The votes have been counted and we have our top 50, and it’s a wonderful list full of surprises. It reflects the diversity and vibrancy of Australian Literature ... Read more

by | January 21, 2013

Booktopia Presents: Di Morrissey, author of The Golden Land, in conversation with Caroline Baum

The Golden Land by Di Morrissey The latest bestseller from Australia’s most popular author, Di Morrissey Family and conscience. Money and marriage. The Golden Land is a story built upon classic themes in a modern Australian dimension. It powerfully brings together tragedy and trauma on both public and personal scales. Di Morrissey skilfully explores the little known, troubled history of Burma t... Read more

by | November 1, 2012

My top books for 2011 by Toni Whitmont

What I do get to do however, is to sample a LOT of books, and I get to fall in love with a few. And the few that take me to a different place, more than make up for the rest of the 450 on that list that made me want to go out and re-plant the trees. So here they are, my top picks for 2011, for those of you for whom Morrissey and Reilly just don't cut it. Read more

by | November 25, 2011

Di Morrissey, author of The Plantation, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Di Morrissey author of The Plantation, Tears of the Moon, The Bay and many more… Ten Terrifying Questions —————- 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? Born in the Manning Valley, NSW. Raised in Pittwater in Sydney. Schooled in Sydney. 2. What did you want ... Read more

by | November 4, 2010