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The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela

The 18th July 2018 marks the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela

Kingdom of Ash by Sarah J. Maas: Cover...

The cover has been revealed for Kingdom of Ash, the 7th and final book in the Throne of Glass series by Sarah J. Maas

Lethal White – A new Strike

Lethal White by Robert Galbraith is coming on the 18th in September!

The English Patient wins The Golden Man...

The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje has won the Golden Man Booker Prize!

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Sandition by Jane Austen: soon to be a TV miniseries

Jane Austen's final and unfinished novel, Sandition, will be adpated for TV!

Sharp Objects: Miniseries starts...

Don't miss Amy Adams in Sharp Objects, a miniseries based on the book by Gillian Flynn.

First look at the cast of It: Chapter 2

Who has been cast in the sequel to the It movie?

The 2018 Australian Book Industry...

The 2018 Australian Book Industry Awards winners have been announced.


REVIEW: The Ones You Trust by Caroline Overington

John Purcell reviews The Ones You Trust, the latest addictive thriller from Caroline Overington

REVIEW: Notes on a Nervous Planet by...

John Purcell reviews Matt Haig's brilliant new book, Notes on a Nervous Planet.

What Katie Read: Kate Forsyth reviews 9...

Kate Forsyth gives us her verdict on the best books she read in June 2018

REVIEW: Bridge of Clay by Markus Zusak

Bridge of Clay is the first book from Markus Zusak since he took the world by storm with The Book Thief. This new novel has to be the most highly anticipated return to publication in recent times.


Tanya Hennessy on Am I Doing This Right?

One of Australia’s most loved entertainers and radio presenters Tanya Hennessy is out with her new book Am I Doing This Right, an A-Z guide to adulting.

Christian White: “I was shocked...

Debut Australian author Christian White chats about his new book The Nowhere Child - winner of the 2017 Victorian Premier's Unpublished Manuscript Award.

Sarah Bailey returns with Into the

Sarah Bailey, bestselling crime author of The Dark Lake, returns with Into the Night, featuring Detective Sergeant Gemma Woodstock.

Phillipa McGuinness: “We became...

Phillipa McGuinness talks about her book The Year Everything Changed - an insightful and confronting look at how the year 2001 was bigger than we realised.

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John Purcell: Everything I had done up till now had been research for The Girl on the Page.

Booktopia's own John Purcell chats about the inspiration behind his new novel The Girl on the Page.

Stephen Orr: This is What I Suspect

Stephen Orr, author of The Fierce Country, on the appeal of Crime Writing

Bri Lee: “Don’t wait for...

Bri Lee answers the Booktopia Guru's Ten Terrifying Questions on Eggshell Skull - her fiercely intelligent and heartbreakingly honest memoir.

Megan Goldin’s inspiration behind...

Megan Goldin, bestselling author of The Girl in Kellers Way, talks about the elevator horror story that inspired her to write The Escape Room.

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Happy Book Birthday to The 104-Storey Treehouse!

The 104-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton is finally here!

Matt Stanton is back with Funny Kid...

Bestselling children's author Matt Stanton comes in to Booktopia to discuss the latest book in his Funny Kid Series - Funny Kid Prank Wars.

Aaron Blabey: I’ve never been so...

Bestselling children's author, Aaron Blabey, is back with episode 7 in his hilarious series with The Bad Guys: Do-You-Think-He-Saurus?!

Jeff Kinney: It’s unbelievable...

Bestselling children's author, Jeff Kinney, is interviewed by his creation Greg Heffley, the balding, wimpy protagonist of the Diary of Wimpy Kid series.