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Our top ten best-selling books this week 22 August edition
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 22/08/2016
J.K. Rowling continues her time at the top of our best-sellers list, but which debut author has jumped into our top ten less than a week after her book was published? Keep reading to find out!



Book Week Literary-Inspired Costume Ideas
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 19/08/2016
To help get you and your little booklovers into the Book Week spirit, we’ve put together a list of some of our favourite literary-inspired costume ideas.



Guest post from Jack Delosa
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 18/08/2016
Jack Delosa, author of Unwritten - Reinvent Tomorrow, took some time out of his busy schedule to write a guest post for our blog about one of the most important women in publishing: the one and only J.K. Rowling!



#LoveOzYA Day 13: Q&A with Trinity Doyle
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 15/08/2016
We’re sad to say that today is the last official day of our #LoveOzYA promotion. Today we have a Q&A from Trinity Doyle, whose debut novel Pieces of Sky is of course part of the 2 for $30 promo!



#LoveOzYA Day 12: Q&A with the authors of Zeroes
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 12/08/2016
Collected here for the very first time are the answers of Deborah Biancotti, Margo Lanagan, and Scott Westerfeld to some of the most pressing questions of our time, including what their favourite book growing up was and which three fictional characters they’d like to invite to dinner.



#LoveOzYA Day 11: Q&A with Garth Nix
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 11/08/2016
Book five in the Old Kingdom series, Goldenhand, is out in October, so until you have that in your hot little hands let’s learn some more about Mr Garth Nix.



#LoveOzYA Day 10: Q&A with Will Kostakis
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 10/08/2016
Never was there a funnier #LoveOzYA author to follow on Twitter than Will Kostakis! He has not one but two books in our #LoveOzYA promotion this month, and he’s kindly answered our Q&A for us.



#LoveOzYA Day 9: Q&A with Emily Gale
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 09/08/2016
We’re so excited today to bring to you, our dear readers, a Q&A from Emily Gale.



Ten books to read if you loved Stranger Things
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 09/08/2016
Stranger Things lends itself incredibly well to Booklovers, and we've come up with a list of ten books to read to help fill the Stranger Things-shaped hole in your life.



Our top ten best-selling books this week 8 August edition
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 08/08/2016
In a twist that will surprise absolutely nobody, Harry Potter has completely dominated our best-sellers list this week.



#LoveOzYA Day 8: Q&A with Randa Abdel-Fattah
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 08/08/2016
Today we have a Q&A from Randa Abdel-Fattah. Her latest book When Michael Met Mina was inspired by Randa’s PhD fieldwork examining issues of race in Australia.



#LoveOzYA Day 7: Q&A with Ellie Marney
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 05/08/2016
Ellie is a true champion of Australian stories and we couldn’t think of a better person to end our week of Q&As with.



#LoveOzYA Day 6: Q&A with Megan Jacobson
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 04/08/2016
Today we have a Q&A from Megan Jacobson, whose debut novel Yellow is one of our favourite YA novels of 2016 so far.



#LoveOzYA Day 5: Q&A with Fleur Ferris
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 03/08/2016
We hope you’re enjoying reading our daily #LoveOzYA posts as much as we’re enjoying posting them. It’s quite a treat to be able to learn more about some of our favourite authors. Today we’re excited to be posting a Q&A from Fleur Ferris, and both of her books are included in the promo!



#LoveOzYA Day 4: Q&A with Ambelin Kwaymullina
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 02/08/2016
Today we’re incredibly excited to have a Q&A from a #LoveOzYA committee member, Ambelin Kwaymullina. 



#LoveOzYA Day 3: Q&A with Melissa Keil
Posted to August 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 01/08/2016
Our Q&A today comes from an author who has written not one but two truly excellent standalone #LoveOzYA novels, Melissa Keil.



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