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Rosemary Neill wrote in the Australian last weekend:
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We wish you a merry Christmas, and a happy new year.
The Text offices will be closing this Wednesday, 24 December, and will reopen on Monday, 5 January.
Any orders placed on the website between 24 December and 4 January will be sent out on 5 January.
Regular visitors to this site might recall we announced with some excitement last month that Text will be publishing two classic novels by the legendary Leonard Cohen, to coincide with his Australian tour.
Text Publishing is delighted to announce that it has signed a third Barack Obama book, Change We Can Believe In.
The longlist for the 2009 International Impac Dublin Literary Award has been released. This is the largest and most international prize of its kind. Libraries from all over the world can nominate books written in any language.
It may not be official, but it is real. As we listen online to McCain conceding, it dawns on us that this epic campaign is finally, almost unbelievably, over. Barack Obama is the new President of the United States.
Coinciding with the announcement that Leonard Cohen is to tour Australia in January 2009, TextPublishing is delighted to reveal that it will publish for the first time in Australia two of Cohen’sclassic novels, Beautiful Losers and The Favourite Game.