eReaders & eBooks

How to download ebooks for free

Learn how to download tens of thousands of classic books for free, and read them on any or all of your devices with Ryan’s top suggestions.

Book Reviews

And the best books for summer are …

Our expert has chosen the books she feels certain you will enjoy giving – or buying for yourself – for Christmas.


Clickbait for a good cause

A US bookstore’s ingenious internet campaign has used sensational, clickbait-styled headlines called ‘Litbaits’ to trick people into reading some of history’s greatest books.


Inside the Harry Potter hotel

Attention, muggles. In case you haven’t heard, you can now sleep like Harry Potter, thanks to one hotel’s inventive new renovation.


Friday Freebies: big bunch of books

Today, we have a bunch of books to give away, including Travels Through Dali with a Leg of Ham, Outback Survival and Green Soups. Enter today's competition to win one for yourself.

Book Reviews

10 great holiday reads

Looking for a good book to keep you enthralled over the holidays? Whether it's a recent tale or a classic, here are our 10 picks that are worth reading


Win a Phillip Schuler biography

Mark Baker has meticulously researched the remarkable life of one of Australia's greatest war correspondents, Phillip Schuler, in a biography that follows him from Gallipoli to his death in Flanders. And today you can win a copy.


Win a copy of Born in 1956

Do you remember what happened in the year you were born? Well, author Ron Williams does, and he shares this knowledge in his Born in … book series. Do you want to win a copy?


World’s most stunning libraries

The greatest testaments to human learning are libraries, and these 11 stunning libraries are some of the most beautiful in the world.


Blinky Bill hits the big time

Australia’s favourite koala Blinky Bill will star in his own animated film later this year.


Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman

Pulitzer Prize winning author, Harper Lee, has announced the arrival of her second book, Go Set a Watchman, almost 55 years after her debut novel To Kill a Mockingbird.


Books becoming movies in 2015

With the long-awaited Fifty Shades of Grey film soon to be released, which other book-to-film adaptations should you keep an eye on this year?

1 2 3