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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.
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.
Stuart Kells launched his latest book, Shakespeare’s Library: Unlocking the Greatest Mystery in Literature earlier this week with a highly entertaining and fascinating speech involving tales of fraud, hidden treasure and general infamy.
It’s so good that we have to share with you.
Text is looking for TWO enthusiastic and passionate coordinators to join our Sales and Marketing team.
Read on for details.
Reseng has always been surrounded by plots to kill – and by books that no one ever reads. In Seoul’s corrupt underworld, he was destined to be an assassin.
Until he breaks the rules...
Read our killer extract from The Plotters by Un-su Kim.
As you might have guessed, at Text we’re all pretty enthusiastic readers. We can’t resist the wonders that wait within a bookshop.
So in honour of #loveyourbookshopday on Saturday 11 August, we’d like you to tell Text’s Facebook page how much you love your favourite Aussie bookshop. Then we’ll send one of them a celebratory cake on Love Your Bookshop Day!
Text is looking for a Digital Manager to join its motivated and busy team.
This is a dynamic, flexible role that straddles ebook distribution and website management but may also be extended to marketing or production, depending on the skills and interests of the successful applicant. It can be configured as full- or part-time.
The Art of Taxidermy by Sharon Kernot is a moving and beautifully lyrical YA verse novel. It was shortlisted for the 2017 Text Prize and was published this month.
Read an extract from this mesmerising novel.
Since when were prizes all about the winners? In the publishing industry, being on the shortlist for a prize will lead to interest in your work from other publishers, and frequently a publishing contract results! Last year we ended up publishing our entire Text Prize shortlist as well as the winner, Adam Cece.
July sees us publishing the last of those shortlisted authors, and we checked in with them all on how the publishing process has been, and to see what their publishing journeys have been like over the last year.