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REVIEW: The Tournament By Matthew Reilly (Review by John Purcell)

Bestselling author Matthew Reilly is one of Australia’s most reliable writers. Every couple of years he delivers his fans quality popular fiction and every couple of years he can be counted on to break Australian sales records.  But till now, all of his successes, Ice Station, Seven Ancient Wonders, Temple, The Five Greatest Warriors, Scarecrow, to name just a few, have one thing in common, the... Read more

by | November 3, 2013

Matthew Reilly Recommends: The Rule of Knowledge by Scott Baker

It’s always a good sign when established authors take time out to spruik a new novelist, and Matthew Reilly has done just that. In a post on his Facebook page, Reilly said, “today sees the release of a great new novel by a young author who I think could become a true global success.” “It is by Scott Baker and he is simply a fantastic new talent.” High praise indeed... Read more

by | August 20, 2013

A Special Message From Matthew Reilly About His New Book The Tournament

Here we are friends, growing closer and closer to the release of Matthew Reilly’s new novel The Tournament. So let’s just cut to the chase. Here’s a video from Matthew Reilly, giving away some key points about the storyline. Enjoy! Click here to buy The Tournament from Booktopia, Australia’s Local Bookstore The Tournament by Matthew Reilly The year is 1546. Europe lives ... Read more

by | July 16, 2013

Cover Announced For Matthew Reilly’s New Book The Tournament

Reillymania is starting to build towards November’s The Tournament, with the book’s cover being released this morning. The books release date has been confirmed as the 12th of November. While the cover retains the same feel as previous editions, it leaves no doubt that The Tournament is a departure from Reilly’s usual contemporary fare. The building is the Hagia Sophia in Ista... Read more

by | July 9, 2013

Matthew Reilly reveals details of new book

For the cover, blurb and release date of Matthew Reilly’s The Tournament, CLICK HERE. Matthew Reilly fans have been treated to some great news today, as the bestselling author announced the title of his hugely anticipated next novel will be THE TOURNAMENT. The Tournament is due to be released in November with Pan Macmillan, with Reilly describing it as “…set in 1546 and is fas... Read more

by | March 12, 2013

Countdown to Australia’s Favourite Novelist: 20-11 as voted by you

What a journey it’s been. From the hundreds of nominations, to the tens of thousands of votes, and here we are at the second last day of the countdown to Australia’s Favourite Novelist. For those that are coming to the party a little late, here’s the story so far: We hope you’re all looking forward to tomorrow when we unveil  Australia’s top 10 Favourite Novelists,... Read more

by | January 24, 2013

Three Authors Offer Advice for Writers: Matthew Reilly, Sandy Thorne and Leah Giarratano

I had promised to post a new set of three authors offering writing tips every Friday evening but this is the second time in a row I have forgotten to do so. Hmmm… Maybe I should just promise to post every Saturday? Or even better, forgo the promise… I know what I’ll do. New announcement: I have long thought the advice offered to aspiring writers in answer to question ten of my... Read more

by | March 31, 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

Matthew Reilly, bestselling author of Scarecrow And The Army Of Thieves, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Matthew Reilly bestselling author of the Scarecrow novels –Scarecrow And The Army Of Thieves, Scarecrow, Area 7, and Ice Station – 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? Scho... Read more

by | September 15, 2011

Book Trailer: Scarecrow and the Army of Thieves by Matthew Reilly

Scarecrow and the Army of Thieves At an abandoned Soviet base in the Arctic, the battle to save the world has begun… THE SECRET BASE It is a top-secret base known only as Dragon Island. A long-forgotten relic of the Cold War, it houses a weapon of terrible destructive force, a weapon that has just been re-activated… A RENEGADE ARMY When Dragon Island is seized by a brutal terrorist ... Read more

by | September 12, 2011