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Garry Disher Receives Ned Kelly Award for Lifetime Achievement

The Ned Kelly Awards are Australia’s oldest and most prestigious literary prizes for crime fiction and true crime writing. Administered by the Australian Crime Writers Association, the current categories are Best Fiction, Best First Fiction, True Crime, and a Lifetime Achievement Award.

The 2018 awards were given out at the Melbourne Writers Festival, and all of us at Text were delighted when Garry Disher was announced as this year’s winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Text’s New September Books and Giveaway

It’s September and you know what that means: Text has a brand new batch of fantastic books for you.  

Have a look over our offerings, then head to our Facebook page and tell us which one you’d like and why, for your chance to win a copy!

Get your pet’s mug on a mug: giveaway plus an extract!

To celebrate Radiant Shimmering Light’s heroine Lilian Quick’s remarkable talent and pet-aura Etsy business, we’d like to give one lucky book club the chance to win a book-club prize pack – ‘pet aura’ themed. 

Sarah Selecky’s new novel Radiant Shimmering Light is sharply funny and heartfelt, brilliantly capturing female friendship and the blurring between our online and personal lives. 

Read on for details.

Make a Rad Dad Glad!

Father’s Day is around the corner and Text wants to help you make it an even better day for your dad.

We’ve put together a cracking list of books for your dad. Have a look over them, then for your chance to win one of five $100 Text online gift vouchers, head to our Facebook page, tag your dad and tell us why he’d love some books this Father’s Day.  

August’s New Books and Giveaway

Aren’t you glad it’s August? We certainly are at Text.


Because the books we have this month are simply stellar. 

Have a look at what we’ve got for you then head to Text’s Facebook page and enter for your chance to win one.

July’s New Releases and Monthly Giveaway

How cold is it right now?

It’s so cold our slush pile is now a slushie!

Yes, we just unabashedly jumped straight into Dad joke territory. And we’re equally unafraid to tell you how great our new July releases are.  

Have a look over them, and then for your chance to win one, head to our Facebook page.  

Text’s New June Books and Giveaway!

Text’s new June books, amongst other things, give you room to dream, take you travelling through time, make you think about desire and take you on a hunt for peacocks.

Have a look at our new books and for your chance to win one, head to our Facebook page.  

Text’s Marvellous May Books and Giveaway!

May is here and, along with it, a matchless slew of books that will set you up nicely for the coming cold months.

Have a look below at what we’ve got and head over to our Facebook page for your chance to win one.

The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted Book Club & Wine Competition

Text has partnered with A Wine Service to give one lucky book club the opportunity to win a case of wine: six bottles from the Blackhearts & Sparrows Classics selection, and six copies of The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted.     

Extremely Wonderful April Books at Text

Have you seen our new April books yet? If you have, then like us you’ve already started drawing up a chart of how many sleepless nights you’re going to have this month reading them all. And did we mention that one of our April books is the winner of the 2017 Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing?

Have a look at what we’ve got for you this month, then head over to Text’s Facebook page for your chance to win one!


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