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Our top fiction picks for September
Posted to September 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 15/09/2016
In our opinion, happiness is a good book and enough time to read it. While we can’t always help with your ability to manage your reading vs non-reading time, we most definitely can help you find your next great read.



Guest post from Harmony Jones
Posted to September 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 07/09/2016
If there's one thing we love almost as much as books it's music, so naturally we also love books about music. The Right Track by Harmoy Jones perfectly blends a coming of age tale with some sweet, sweet tunes, and we love this book so much that we're giving you the chance to win a copy along with a $50 iTunes gift card! 



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.



#LoveOzYA Day 2: Q&A with Rebekah Turner
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 29/07/2016
This month we’re all about promoting local content to local readers, and you can’t get much more local than Rebekah Turner. 



#LoveOzYA Day 1: Q&A with Lili Wilkinson
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 28/07/2016
Every week day during the #LoveOzYA promotion we will be bringing you exclusive content from authors whose books are included in the promotion, and we couldn't think of a better place to start than with the author of our YA Book of the Month, Lili Wilkinson. 



Guest post from Philippa Gregory
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 27/07/2016
Best-selling historical novelist Philippa Gregory took some time out of her busy schedule to tell us a bit more about her latest book Three Sisters, Three Queens



Our 2016 Man Booker Prize longlist predictions
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 27/07/2016
The longlist announcement for the 2016 Man Booker Prize is almost upon us, and we’re excited to see which 12 or 13 books will be in the running this year to win one of the English language’s most prestigious literary prizes. Here are our longlist predictions.



The ultimate guide to the world of Sarah J. Maas
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 13/07/2016
There has been some maas-ive (see what we did there?) news for Sarah J. Maas fans this morning! 
 
We know many of you out there love her books, so read on to find out what’s coming your way.



Our top ten best-selling books this week 11 July edition
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 11/07/2016
Jojo Moyes was nearly knocked off top spot this week by none other than herself, but a weekend surge saw Me Before You jump back into top spot for another week.



Top picks for kids from our well-read team
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 06/07/2016
Voting for the 2016 list has opened and you have until midnight on Sunday 31 July to have your say and vote for ten of your favourite kids’ books.
 
To give you some inspiration, we asked some of our well-read team to share their favourite kids’ book (we were very mean and asked them to only pick one!). Take a look below to see which books they chose.



Our top ten best-selling books this week 4 July edition
Posted to July 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 04/07/2016
Welcome to the first top ten for the second half of 2016! 

The first half of the year has been fun but the second half, as we slowly make our way towards the busiest book time of the year, is shaping up to be nothing short of epic.



Q&A with Hugh Mackay
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 29/06/2016
Hugh Mackay, social researcher and author of seventeen books (including six novels), is back with a brand new book, Beyond Belief.

Read on to learn more about one of Australia's most respected authors.



Our top ten best-selling books this week 27 June edition
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 27/06/2016
The halfway point of 2016 is nearly upon us, and this will be our last top ten list in the first half of the year. 



Our top ten best-selling books this week 20 June edition
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 20/06/2016
This week was a bit of a slow one for our top ten. All of the books in the list were also in last week's list, albeit some of them in different places. 



Our top ten best-selling books this week 14 June edition
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 14/06/2016
If you are stuck in a winter reading rut, there's a lot to love in our top ten this week. 



A treat from the authors of Green Kitchen Smoothies
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 07/06/2016
Winter might just be the perfect time of year to curl up with a decadent dessert, and David Frenkiel and Luise Vindahl, authors of Green Kitchen Smoothies, are here to show you a healthy way to indulge in a delicious chocolate snack.



Q&A with Dr Jason Fung
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 07/06/2016
In his highly readable and provocative book The Obesity Code, Dr Jason Fung sets out a ground-breaking new theory: that obesity is caused by our hormones, rather than a lack of self-control. We wanted to get to know Dr Fung a little bit better, and he kindly answered some questions for us.



Our top ten best-selling books this week 6 June edition
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 06/06/2016
With ten short days left until the theatrical release of Me Before You, you’re now starting to run out of time to read the book before you see the film. 



Q&A with Sarah Knight
Posted to June 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 03/06/2016
While millions of people have been inspired by Marie Kondo's KonMari method, Sarah Knight was inspired by Marie in a completely different way. 

Sarah, the author of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F**k, answered some of our questions about how she came to write 2016's greatest homage. 



Our top ten best-selling books this week 30 May edition
Posted to May 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 30/05/2016
Which book has toppled the seemingly unstoppable Me Before You? You’ll have to read on to find out. 



Our top ten best-selling books this week 23 May edition
Posted to May 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 23/05/2016
Jojo Moyes is back for the sixth consecutive week, but in a different jacket this time!



Our staff share their favourite Popular Penguins
Posted to May 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 10/05/2016
Throughout May, we're celebrating classic books with a 3 for $25 promotion on all Popular Penguins. 

We asked some of our well-read team to share their favourite Popular Penguins with you, so read on to see which of our favourites you have read! 



Our top ten best-selling books this week 9 May edition
Posted to May 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 09/05/2016
For the fourth straight week, Me Before You has been our best-selling book of the week. There are some new entries to the list giving Jojo Moyes a run for her money, though, including an old familiar face...



Our top ten best-selling books this week 2 May edition
Posted to May 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 02/05/2016
It's May already, if you can believe it, which means you have less than a week to find the perfect gift for your loved one this Mother's Day. Read on if you need some inspiration.



Mhairi McFarlane 101
Posted to April 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 28/04/2016
Hear ye, hear ye!

This is a public service announcement: there is a new Mhairi McFarlane novel in town!



Our top ten best-selling books this week 26 April edition
Posted to April 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 26/04/2016
We're on the countdown to Mother's Day now. If you're looking for some inspiration for mum, head this way.



Guest post from Tania Ingram
Posted to April 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 20/04/2016
We asked Tania Ingram, author of the Jinny and Cooper series, to tell us more about how her books were written and what her journey to publication was like, and she kindly wrote us a guest blog post. 

Read on to find out more about Tania and her series. 



Our top ten best-selling books this week 18 April edition
Posted to April 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 18/04/2016
The top ten looks mostly the same as it did last week, except for one brand-spanking-new release. Can you guess what it might be?



Our top ten best-selling books this week 11 April edition
Posted to April 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 11/04/2016
After a few weeks of exciting new releases, Dymocks favourite Anthony Doerr is back on top of our top ten list this week with the ever-popular All the Light we Cannot See



Our top ten best-selling books this week 4 April edition
Posted to April 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 04/04/2016
Welcome to April, and to the second quarter of 2016.



The Top 101 for 2016 has arrived...
Posted to March 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 30/03/2016
... but which book has come in on top?!



The Top 101 for 2016 is nearly here...
Posted to March 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 22/03/2016
... and we're giving you the chance to win a prize pack of the top ten books once the list is announced next week! 



Five reasons why books are better than chocolate
Posted to March 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 22/03/2016
Do you know what makes a better gift for Easter than chocolate? A good book. Or multiple good books. (Like chocolate, it’s hard to stop at just one book.) Here are our top five reasons why books are better than chocolate.



Our top ten best-selling books this week 14 March edition
Posted to March 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 14/03/2016
We love watching strange things happen in our top ten for the first time.

In today's adventure into strange new territory, two different editions of the same book published last week have both made it into our top ten.



A closer look at the 2016 Stella Prize shortlist
Posted to March 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 10/03/2016
The shortlist for the 2016 Stella Prize has just been announced. Read on for more details about the six shortlisted books.



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