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And the winners of the Eyrie Signed Copies, Olivetti Valentine Typewriter and the Vintage Bike are……

The winners of the signed hardcover editions of Eyrie are: C. Lawlewss, Eltham, VIC B. Thomas, Muswellbrook, NSW C. Ainsworth, Millswood, S.A. L. Checker, Alice Springs, NT EYRIE by Tim Winton Tom Keely’s reputation is in ruins. And that’s the upside. Divorced and unemployed, he’s lost faith in everything precious to him. From his seedy highrise flat Keely looks down at a soci... Read more

by | July 3, 2014

REVIEW: Eyrie By Tim Winton (Review by John Purcell)

While reading Tim Winton’s latest novel, Eyrie, I couldn’t help thinking about Charlotte Wood’s Animal People, Zadie Smith’s NW and to a lesser extent, Julian Barnes’ Sense of an Ending. All four books have been published in the last five years. Each chronicles the lives of people making do within a society they have inherited. Each book is despairing of the turn the western world has taken. Ea... Read more

by | October 22, 2013

Penguin joins our Booktoberfest celebration – you could win their entire showcase worth over $950!

How would you like to give everyone you love a book for Christmas… without you having to pay a cent? To help us celebrate Booktoberfest our pals at Penguin Books are giving you the chance to win all of the books in their Booktoberfest Showcase. Order any of the books in the Penguin Booktoberfest Showcase to go into the draw to win their entire showcase! Click here to enter the Penguin sho... Read more

by | October 17, 2013

Excitement About Tim Winton’s New Novel Eyrie Continues To Grow

Last week we were lucky enough to get a couple of copies of Tim Winton’s new novel Eyrie. After an all-in-brawl John and Andrew came out on top and are already buzzing around the office talking about it. From the very first word you know you’re reading a Winton, like a child never forgetting their mother’s voice. Get in early and pre-order your copy, Eyrie is something you don... Read more

by | July 5, 2013