Sarah McDuling reviews the third book in Ken Follett's epic Kingsbridge series. Read more
The series charts one of the most tumultuous times in British history. It’s a tale of power, love and betrayal. Read more
Starring Gillian Anderson and Hugh Bonneville, Viceroy's House is released in cinemas on May 18. Read more
Nicole Alexander: There is such a wealth of historical information to draw on when thinking about a new novel.
Nicole Alexander discusses the Australian political climate and the idea that sparked River Run. Read more
Felicity Young: I get grumpy when the phone rings during my writing time. My friends know to leave me alone…
Felicity Young, author of the Dody McCleland historical mystery series answers the Booktopia Book Guru's Six Sharp Questions Read more
One of the most anticipated Australian books of 2016 hits our shelves today - The Last Painting of Sara De Vos by Dominic Smith! Read more
Australian National Living Treasure, Tom Keneally, chats with Booktopia about his new book, Napoleon’s Last Island.
Australian author, playwright and novelist Tom Keneally dropped by to sign a few books and chat with us about his latest masterpiece, Napoleon’s Last Island. This enthusiastic and effervescent man has an extraordinary talent for bringing history to life, riveting readers (and listeners) with his compelling storytelling. But don’t take our word for it … have a listen to his pod... Read more
Kate Forsyth is the bestselling and award-winning author of more than twenty books, ranging from picture books to poetry to novels for both children and adults. She chats to Sarah McDuling. Grab a copy of The Beast’s Garden here The Beast’s Garden by Kate Forsyth A retelling of The Beauty and The Beast set in Nazi Germany The Grimm Brothers published a beautiful version of the Beaut... Read more
The Booktopia Book Guru asks Joanna Courtney author of The Chosen Queen Ten Terrifying Questions ____________ 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in St Andrews in Scotland, so definitely consider myself a Scot at heart even though we moved to England when I was only a few months old. Bar lots of lovely visi... Read more