Search results for tag: Father’s Day

Drum roll…. We’re announcing the winners of our August Competitions!

In the lead up to Father’s Day we gave you the chance to win some swag for Dad! Lots and lots of goodies were up for grabs! See if you’re a winner below… All you had to do to enter was order anything from The Pan Macmillan Father’s Day Collection by August 31st! Fletch by Dustin Fletcher In the tough, adrenaline-fueled world of Australian Football, Dustin Fletcher is a legend.... Read more

by | September 9, 2015

Cahill’s Choice: Top 10 Great Film and Television Fathers

This year Booktopia’s Christopher Cahill celebrates Father’s Day with a look back at some of film and television’s greatest (and most notorious) father figures, leaving aside some obvious ones (Atticus Finch etc). Screen dads have a habit of setting the bar incredibly high when it comes to being a father but they’re a wonderful guide of what to do, and what not to do, in... Read more

by | August 26, 2013

The Booktopia Book Guru’s Gift Guide For Father’s Day

THE BOOKTOPIA BOOK GURU’S GIFT GUIDE FOR FATHER’S DAY Though I think it right to celebrate Father’s Day, I do believe it is prudent to temper our collective enthusiasm for the day slightly. Granted, some dad’s deserve unchecked praise, but we all know that these few are in the minority. To allow Father’s Day to carry the same emotional weight as Mother’s Day ... Read more

by | August 17, 2011

The Booktopia Book Guru’s Father’s Day Gift Guide (It’s a little bit funny…)

It is traditional on Mother’s Day to give mum the day off.  She really deserves it, doing so much for us all year round. So we give her breakfast in bed, we make lunch, we do the laundry, we tidy the house, we cook dinner and give her presents.  And then on Father’s Day… we errr… My mother doesn’t understand the need for Father’s Day, by her reckoning every d... Read more

by | August 6, 2010