Malcolm Knox in conversation with Dr. Rebecca Huntley

Tuesday 30 June
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Venue: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, NSW 2037.
Tickets: $12 / $9 concession / gleeclub free. Please book online.

Garth Callender in conversation with Major General John Cantwell AO, DSC, author of Exit Wounds

Tuesday 7 July
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Venue: Riverbend Books, 193 Oxford Street, Bulimba, QLD 4171.
Tickets: $8. Please book online.

Please join us for the Sydney launch of Across the Seas by Klaus Neumann.

To be launched by Andrew Riemer followed by an in conversation.

Wednesday 8 July
Time: 6:30pm until 8:30pm.
Venue: Berkelouw Books, 70 Norton Street, Leichhardt, VIC 2040.
Tickets: $10 with $5 off purchase of the book. Please book online.

Literary lunch with Garth Callender

Thursday 9 July
Time: 12:00pm
Venue: Grand View Hotel, Heritage Precinct, 49 North Street
, Cleveland Point , Queensland.
Tickets: Member $40, Non-members $45. Includes two course lunch and a glass of wine on arrival. Call (07) 3286 1002 or email Please visit the website for more information.

Mark Corcoran in conversation with Klaus Neumann, followed by a curator-led tour of the Tu Do asylum seeker boat.

Saturday 11 July
Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Venue: The Australian National Maritime Museum, 2 Murray St, Sydney, NSW 2000.
Tickets: $7 / $5 concession or members. Includes Museum entry. Please book online.

Literary dinner with Garth Callender.

Tuesday 14 July
Time: 6:30pm – 9:30pm.
Venue: Ebony Quill , Level 1, The Well Shopping Centre, 793 Burke Road, Camberwell, Victoria.
Tickets: General admission $60, Dymocks Booklovers $55. Includes two courses dinner. Please book online.

One of Australia’s greatest poets reads from his new volume of poems, Waiting for the Past. Introduced by Newcastle Writers Festival director Rosemarie Milsom. MacLean's Booksellers will be selling copies of the book at the venue.

Saturday 25 July
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm.
Venue: Newcastle Region Library, Lovett Gallery, Laman Street, Newcastle, NSW 2300.
Tickets: $20. Please book online.

Garth Callender in conversation.

Tuesday 28 July
Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm.
Venue: Joondalup Library - Ground Floor Meeting Room 102 Boas Avenue, Joondalup, WA 6027.
Tickets: $4. Please book online.

Breakfast and conversation with Garth Callender.

Wednesday 29 July
Time: 7:00am – 9:00am
Venue: ANZAC House, 28 St Georges Terrace, Perth, WA.
Tickets: $25. Includes breakfast. To book, contact Sharon at the RSL on (08) 9287 3799 or email Please visit the website for more information.

An Economy Is Not A Society by Dennis Glover, to be launched by Lindsay Tanner.

Thursday 6 August
Time: 5:30pm for a 6:00pm start.
Venue: Hill of Content, 86 Bourke St, Melbourne, VIC 3000.
Tickets: Free event. Please RSVP to or (03) 9486 0288.

Per Capita and Redback present a conversation with the Hon. Anthony Albanese MP, Annabel Crabb, and Dennis Glover. 

Thursday 13 August

Time: 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start.
Venue: The Workers Bar and Kitchen, Unity Hall Hotel, L1 292 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney.
Tickets: Free. RSVP to Allison Orr at



Book club notes are now available to download for Night Games by Anna Krien and The Invisible History of the Human Race by Christine Kenneally.

Morry Schwartz has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for services to ideas and publishing.

Anna Krien has won the Best New Writer Award at the 2015 Cross British Sports Book Awards.

Black Inc. and Nero have won the Small Publisher of the Year Award at the 2015 Australian Book Industry Awards.

Night Games by Anna Krien has been shortlisted for the New Writing Award in the 2015 Cross British Sports Book Awards.

Book club notes for Amanda Lohrey's A Short History of Richard Kline are now available.

Nona and Me by Clare Atkins and Laurinda by Alice Pung have both been longlisted for the 2015 Inky Awards.

The Invisible History of the Human Race by Christine Kenneally has been shortlisted for the 2015 Stella Prize.

Twiggy by Andrew Burrell has won the 2014 Ashurst Business Literature Prize.