Relive #YAFanFest16 – a night of celebrating Young Adult books!

We held our first ever Festival of all things YA in Sydney, with #YAFanFest16 hosting Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff, Garth Nix, Deborah Biancotti and Margo Lanagan, as well as over 200 attendees keen to hear about our upcoming releases and from the authors on a wide range of topics. For those who missed out, and those who were there and want to relive it, you can do so here with our video from the night and collection of posts from social media below (we recommend you watch the video in one window and scroll the tweets in another!).… Read the rest

Staff Christmas Gift Guides – Anika’s picks

When we asked staff for a few gift suggestions, we were expecting one, maybe two, from each. Anika went crazy though, we think she might have had her Christmas shopping sorted before the end of October. So, with something for everyone, here’s what she’s recommending as the perfect bookish gifts for all your hard to shop for friends and family (and even your frenemies).Read the rest

Staff Christmas Gift Guides – Part 1

Stuck for Christmas suggestions? Maybe you have heard that people in the publishing industry only ever give the gifts of books. It is a SCURRILOUS LIE. But it IS true that our loved ones have quite extensive (and carefully cultivated) libraries…

Here are some of the books A&U staff will be giving this Christmas, to various people in their lives. First up Jodie, with a gift to wow anyone!Read the rest