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What we’re reading: Rippin, Thompson and Lippincott

Each week we bring you a sample of the books we’re reading, the films we’re watching, the television shows we’re hooked on, or the music we’re loving. Tye Cattanach is reading Big Dog, Little Dog by Sally Rippin and illustrated by Lucinda Gifford.

Friends, can I tell you, there was no one more ecstatic that I to learn that Melbourne’s favour…

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MWF Digital 2021

The global pandemic has created unique challenges for literary festivals seeking to meaningfully connect authors with readers. Thankfully, the brilliant minds that put together Melbourne Writers Festival have created the MWF21 Digital series for us to enjoy – even while we’re unable to come together in person.

MWF Digital allows you access to ex…

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2021 Age Book of the Year winner

The Rain Heron by Robbie Arnott has been announced as winner of the Age Book of the Year 2021. The Age Book of the Year is awarded in partnership with the Melbourne Writers Festival and recognises outstanding works of local fiction and winner Robbie Arnott will receive a prize of $10,000 thanks the Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund.


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