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The Inspiration for Chris Hammer's Scrublands
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 14/08/2018

"It should be an easy enough request, don’t you think? My publishers thought so: write a few hundred words on the inspiration for Scrublands. How hard could it be?"

 




Read Australian Photo Competition
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 03/07/2018
Win the Ultimate Australian Book Collection valued at over $220 in our #ReadAustralian Instagram Photo Competition! 



Q&A with Bob Carr
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 29/06/2018

One of Australia's leading politicians answeres our questions about his new memoir, Run For Your Life. 




So You're Obsessed With Politics
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 25/06/2018
Are you obsessed with politics? Do you thrive on informed opinions? Then make sure ALL of these books are on your shelf! 



Guest Post from Megan Goldin - The Escape Room
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 20/06/2018
Why did Megan Goldin set her new thriller in an elevator? 



Your June Book Horoscope
Don't even bother pretending you don't believe in horoscopes. It's too late. The stars have been right too many times. Go on, find out what they reckon you should read this month! 



Q&A with Megan Hess - Claris the Chicest Mouse in Paris
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 14/06/2018
Our June Children's Book of the Month is Claris the Chicest Mouse in Paris by Megan Hess! 



Eleanor Oliphant Instagram Photo Competition!
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 29/05/2018
Win a $300 Dymocks Gift Card thanks to Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman! 



Your May Book Horoscope
We know with 100% certainty that you're destined to love these books! 



10 Things You Didn't Know about Sarah J. Maas
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 04/05/2018

Want to know more about your favourite author, Sarah J. Maas? Of course you do! Here are 10 exclusive details Sarah shared with us... 




Q&A with Madeline Miller - Circe
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 30/04/2018

We have come to associate epic stories with traditionally male activities—warfare, ruling, founding cities, etc.  But women’s lives deserve to be considered epic also, allowed the same sense of adventure, excitement and destiny. 

 




Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 23/04/2018

Want 3 books from the Top 101 for under $50? Of course you do! 

 



Staff Picks! What we're Reading in April
Posted to Staff Recommendations by Dymocks Digital Team on 09/04/2018
Look around the shelves at your local Dymocks store and you'll find reviews and recommendations from our well-read booksellers. Here's a taste of what they're reading this month! 



Your April Book Horoscope
With psychic powers rivalled only by Professor Trelawny, we've consulted the stars to find out which books you're destined to love as Autumn sets in and Mercury does... something this April! You're welcome. 



Guest Post from Tomi Adeyemi - Children of Blood and Bone
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 13/03/2018
"When I look back at every single story I wrote from the age of 6 to 18, I wasn’t the star. I wasn’t even the sidekick. I couldn’t picture myself as the protagonist because the world told me I couldn’t be one. "

 




Q&A with Tim Winton - The Shepherd's Hut
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 12/03/2018

"Characters and situations always arise from place – that’s just how it works for me." 




Guest Post from Debut Author Tracy Sorensen - 'The Lucky Galah'
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 01/03/2018

"The story of the moon landing, as technical feat, has been told often and well. So let us widen our view. What were women, children and animals doing in that same place at that time? Lucky the Galah, come on down! It’s time to tell your story." 

 




Your March Book Horoscope
What book are you destined to love this month? 



Q&A with Neal Shusterman
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 19/02/2018
The author best-selling YA novel Scythe answers our questions! 



Words Every Book Lover Should Know
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 19/02/2018

Are you a bibliophile or a bibliophagist? 




Q&A with Dervla McTiernan
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 19/02/2018

Debut author Dervla McTiernan on her crime novel The Ruin: "I’ve struggled to understand why good people allow terrible things to be done in their name. I think in a way that is a universal question, not just an Irish one. And in the novel, I found myself coming back to that question, trying to find an answer to it." 




I Can't Remember the Title But the Cover Was...
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 13/02/2018
Bestsellers and New Releases Arranged by Colour. 



Everything You Need to Know About the Stella Prize 2018 Longlist
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 09/02/2018
What is the Stella Prize and who is on the longlist? 



Can You Say 'Hufflepuff' in French? Harry Potter in Every* Language
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 01/02/2018
*Actually, only 80 languages. But that’s still a pretty big deal.



Your February Book Horoscope
Can't decide what to read next? Let the stars guide you! 



Q&A with Sunni Overend author of 'The Rules of Backyard Croquet'
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 25/01/2018
All's fair in love and couture ... Sunni Overend answers our questions about 'The Rules of Backyard Croquet'



19 Books to Read Before You See the Film in 2018
Posted to Book News by Dymocks Digital Team on 18/01/2018
Hollywood have been looking for inspiration in all the right places! Take a look at these brilliant books coming to the big screen this year and #ReadItFirst. 



Your January Book Horoscope
Looking for a great book to read? Let the stars guide you! 



An Original Short Story from 'Stella & Margie' author Glenna Thomson
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 11/01/2018
A semi-autobiographical short story about being sandwiched between generations above and below from Glenna Thomson, the author of Stella and Margie. 



What to read after 'Fire and Fury' by Michael Wolff
Posted to Staff Recommendations by Dymocks Digital Team on 08/01/2018
With Michael Wolff's explosive new book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump Whitehouse making headlines around the world, we’re taking a look at the some of the most compelling, enlightening, infuriating and at times mind-blowing political biographies and tell-alls and from the past few years. 



The Best Books of 2017
Posted to Staff Recommendations by Dymocks Digital Team on 12/12/2017
Hand-picked by the well-read people of Dymocks! 



Q&A with Sofie Laguna for her new novel 'The Choke'
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 22/11/2017
The Choke  is a brilliant, haunting novel about a child navigating an often dark and uncaring world of male power and violence, in which grown-ups can't be trusted and comfort can only be found in nature.  Sofie Laguna, winner of the 2015 Miles Franklin Literary Award for her novel The Eye of the Sheep, once again shows she is a writer of rare empathy, originality and blazing talent. 



Guest post from Holly Wainwright : The Mummy Bloggers
Posted to Author Interviews by Dymocks Digital Team on 10/10/2017
In her debut novel, The Mummy Bloggers, Holly Wainwright introduces us to Elle Campbell - champion blogger who's made it big on social media posting about her perfect life. Here, Holly discusses writing a villain for the Instagram age...



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