Monday 2 August 2021
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Bookmarks: Monday 2 August, 2021

It’s like Groundhog Day around here for more reasons than one. Mainly though because I’m saying another week, another book prize, and other red-letter date for ink-drinkers across the land. Currently reading A year after taking out the Miles Franklin Award, and I am (finally) reading The Yield, by Tara June Winch. The Age Book …

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Monday 26 July 2021
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Bookmarks: Monday 26 July, 2021

Another week, another book prize announcement coming up, and for those in some parts of Australia, the prospect of an ongoing lockdown. Books, movies, exercise, work from home, and Facetime, will see us through hopefully. Currently reading The Bass Rock, by Evie Wyld. The Booker Prize Longlist The longlist of contenders for the 2021 Booker …

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Book marks 19 July 2021
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Bookmarks: Monday 19 July, 2021

A slightly quieter week on the cards, I think. No major announcements to look forward to, for instance. And if you’re in some parts of Australia, including Sydney where I am, COVID enforced lockdowns, seeing most of us staying home for the time-being. Currently reading Sorrow and Bliss, by Meg Mason. Last week’s book reviews …

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Monday 12 July 2021
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Bookmarks: Monday 12 July, 2021

We were busy behind the scenes last week at Short List Books, but still managed to get some bookie action in. If two words best describe what the week ahead, they’d be Miles Franklin. Currently reading Lucky’s by Andrew Pippos. This week in books Book readers in Australia all know what’s happening this week. The …

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