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Our top ten best-selling books this week 29 February edition
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 29/02/2016
Our top ten list is a touch late this week, because we've been caught up with Oscars fever. There are still some film tie-in editions in our top ten this week, but there are a couple of new books in there as well, including a new number one! 



Dymocks predicts the 2016 Academy Awards winners
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 29/02/2016
The lead up to the 88th annual Academy Awards is at an end and we’re all eager to see who will win today! The amazing array of talent amongst this year’s nominees has made it really hard to predict so we asked some of the well-read people of Dymocks to apply their total lack of movie expertise to predicting the winners this year. 



Q&A with Yassmin Abdel-Magied
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 24/02/2016
At 21, Yassmin Abdel-Magied found herself working on a remote Australian oil and gas rig. She was the only woman and certainly the only Sudanese-Egyptian-Australian background Muslim woman. Yassmin is frank, fearless, funny, articulate, and inspirational, and she was kind enough to answer our questions so we could get to know her a little better.



Our top ten best-selling books this week 22 February edition
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 22/02/2016
After a fun week last week looking at our best-selling classics we're back to looking at our top ten best-selling books overall this week, just in time to welcome some new faces into the list.



The well-read guide to David Walliams
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 18/02/2016
You might know David Walliams as that riotously funny British comedian and actor that swam the English Channel that one time; however, now Walliams is one of the fastest growing children’s authors in the UK and globally!



Our top ten best-selling books this week 15 February edition
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 15/02/2016
While it’s great to see so many of you stocking up on film tie-in books as part of our February promo, it doesn’t really make for interesting best-seller lists each week. So, this week we have decided to bring you a different top ten list.



What to read if you're single this Valentine's Day
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 11/02/2016
Valentine’s Day. It’s the most divisive faux-holiday on the calendar, and chances are you are aware that it is only a few short days away.

We’ve prepared a list of the best books to read if you’re single this Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re male, female, happy, or sad, we think there’s something here for everyone. 



Our favourite book-to-film adaptations
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 08/02/2016
Filmmakers love adapting books for their films. As we're about to show you, some of the greatest films of all time have been based on books. But can you pick just one as your favourite?



Our top ten best-selling books this week 8 February edition
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 08/02/2016
We're thrilled to see so many of you supporting our Books That Made The Movies promotion this week. 

Just how many film tie-in editions made it into the top 10 this week? Read on to find out.



Guest post from Ailsa Wild
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 03/02/2016
We love Ailsa Wild, author of the Squishy Taylor books, and we wanted to know how Squishy Taylor came to be the cheeky and mischievous character that she is. 

Read on for a special guest post from Ailsa. 



Our top ten best-selling books this week 1 February edition
Posted to February 2016 by Dymocks Digital Team on 01/02/2016
There's a different kind of book tearing its way up our best-sellers list this week. (No, it's not a colouring book.) 

Read on to find out what it is.



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