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Your chance to meet Jessica Rudd

Jessica Rudd’s debut novel, Campaign Ruby, has been grabbing its share of the limelight during this election campaign. Already having appeared on programs such as Sunrise, Mornings with Kerri-Anne and ABC’s Read more

THE BILLIONAIRE’S CURSE wins the Esther Glen Award

Text Publishing congratulates Richard Newsome on winning the Esther Glen Award for his debut novel, The Billionaire’s Curse.

The Esther Glen Award is the oldest and one of the most prestigious literary awards in New Zealand.

Award shortlistings for CAPITAL and WYATT

Capital, Kristin Otto’s vibrant account of Melbourne’s time as Australia’s capital city, has been nominated for another award. This time it has received recognition in the Victorian Community History Awards.

The Indigenous Literacy Project—how we all can help

For a large proportion of the population, having the skill to read is something we take for granted. Sadly, for some in our community this is not the case.

One campaign has been run and won, and the winner takes home a copy of Jessica Rudd’s CAMPAIGN RUBY

We received a great response to our call for your pollie stories. As with that other campaign currently underway, there can be only one winner. And that winner is…drum roll, please…Alyssa Lynch. Alyssa receives a free copy of Read more

Here’s your chance to WIN during this election

As you may have read in the newspapers, Text is launching an exciting debut novel this month: Jessica Rudd’s energetic, very funny political rom-com, Campaign Ruby.

FIVE PARTS DEAD launches during an historic week

This week the Transport Accident Commission launched a month-long campaign to mark the 40-year-anniversary since Victoria became the first jurisdiction in the world to introduce compulsory seat belts.

Newsletter subscriber giveaway

Thank you to all who entered our newsletter subscriber giveaway for Leanne Hall’s fabulous debut This Is Shyness.

On tour with Richard Newsome

Richard Newsome, the author of The Billionaire Trilogy, has been receiving the rockstar treatment from kids up and down the east coast.

The first instalment in the series, The Billionaire’s Curse, won the inaugural Read more

Announcement of the Melbourne Writers Festival line-up

The Melbourne Writers Festival has just announced this year’s program and it is chock full of people to see and events to attend. Text Publishing has a whopping 28 international and local authors contributing to sessions this year, far too many to list here so visit the Read more


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