Top StoriesCollapse

CBCA: 2018 Book of the Year Winners!

The CBCA Book of the Year winners have been announced. Congratulations to all the authors, illustrator and publishers!

Sisters in Crime: Davitt Awards 2018

The winners have been announced for the Sisters in Crime Davitt Awards 2018!

The Banjo Prize: Shortlist announced

The quest for the next great Australian storyteller continues as HaperCollins releases the shortlist for The Banjo Prize

Love Your Bookshop Day!

Come and celebrate everything we love about bookshops on Love Your Bookshop Day!

Pop CultureCollapse

The Bachelor: Recommended Reading List

Check out our list of books to read if you're addicted to the new season of The Bachelor!

National Science Week: 12 Must Read...

Our 12 must read Science Books to Celebrate National Science Week!

Quiz: Bestsellers of 2018 … test...

It’s time to test your book knowledge with our quiz on the bestsellers of 2018! How much do you know about...

QUIZ: Which Bennet sister said it?

Take the quiz to find out how well you know The Bennet sisters!


REVIEW: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

Sarah McDuling reviews The Clockmaker's Daughter, the new book from internationally bestselling author Kate Morton

REVIEW: The Girl on the Page by John...

Booktopia's Bronwyn reviews The Girl on the Page from ultimate book industry insider (and her boss) John Purcell.

REVIEW: Early Riser by Jasper Fforde

Tracey Mills reviews Early Riser, the new standalone novel by Jasper Fforde

REVIEW: Liar Liar by James Patterson...

Sarah McDuling reviews the third book in the Harriet Blue series by James Patterson and Candice Fox.


Sally Rooney answers Ten Terrifying Questions

Sally Rooney, author of 'Normal People' and 'Conversations with Friends' answers Ten Terrifying Questions.

Matt Haig on Notes on a Nervous Planet

Bestselling UK author Matt Haig, author of Reasons to Stay Alive and How To Stop Time, chats to us about his latest book Notes on a Nervous Planet.

Jill Stark discusses Happy Never After

Award-winning journalist Jill Stark talks to us about her new book Happy Never After.

Michael Robotham on The Other Wife

Bestsellling Australian crime writer Michael Robotham is back with The Other Wife.

Guest BlogsCollapse

Bob Murphy on Leather Soul

Read an extract from Bob Murphy's new memoir, Leather Soul

Benjamin Stevenson: How The Art of...

Benjamin Stevenson, author of Greenlight, writes about how the art of writing thrillers has changed over the years.

Ross Watkins on The Top 10 Ways to...

Author Ross Watkins gives his Top 10 Ways to Build Suspense

Ambelin & Ezekiel Kwaymullina on...

A totally addictive ghost story, crime story and thriller from two of the most exciting Aboriginal voices in Australia.

Kids & TeensCollapse

Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton on The 104-Storey Treehouse

Dynamic duo Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton are back with The 104-Storey Treehouse.

REVIEW: Shadow of the Fox by Julie...

Booktopia's Sam Joice reviews Shadow of the Fox, the new book from international bestseller Julie Kagawa.

2018 Inky Award Shortlists Announced!

The shortlists have been announced for the 2018 Inky Awards celebrating Australian and International Young Adult Fiction.

REVIEW: The Anger of Angels by Sherryl...

Sarah McDuling reviews an exciting new YA Historical Fantasy by award winning author Sherryl Jordan.