We are proud to present Robinsons BookBlog! The brand-new expansion of the Australian Independent Book Retailer, Robinsons Bookshop. Our dedicated Robinsons community has come together to create something truly special for all of our loyal readers. This blog is a space where you can experience our genuine literary love and engage with us on our… Continue reading Welcome Readers
The longlists for the 2020 Australian Booksellers Association’s (ABA) Booksellers’ Choice Book of the Year Awards have just been announced. These awards celebrate and commemorate all the titles that booksellers across Australia most enjoyed reading and hand-selling during 2019. For the very first time these awards will be presented in three separate categories: adult fiction,… Continue reading ABA Booksellers’ Choice Book of the Year Awards longlists 2020
The month of May has already come and gone. Time to squeeze in those last few chapters before we roll over into June! The Robinsons team have had the absolute pleasure of reading some fantastic books this month, we are so thrilled to be able to share them with you now as well as our… Continue reading Robinsons Reading Wrap Up – May 2020
Robinsons Plenty Valley - Flying Books Display Here at Robinsons Bookshop we believe in the power of books. We believe that getting the right book into the right hands can change someone’s life. Our ‘Colour your World’ campaign is inspired by William Joyce’s Oscar winning short film: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore,… Continue reading The Story behind ‘Colour Your World’
#BooksareEssential During this worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, many retail and hospitality businesses were forced to close, leaving people out of work and communities missing their favourite stores and cafes. Robinsons Bookshop committed to stay open and continue serving the community. Staff and loyal customers consistently expressed their gratitude for being a small light of hope in… Continue reading Working Through COVID-19
This year the Australian Book Industry has celebrated its annual night of nights in an unconventional live-stream. History has been made as the 2020 awards were broadcasted live on Youtube, where the winners were announced and celebrated virtually.Another first for the ABIA awards a children's book, Bluey: At the Beach, won the prestigious title of… Continue reading ABIA Winners 2020
Return to the world of The Hunger Games The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes by Suzanne CollinsDue for publication: 20th May, 2020 The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes is the latest instalment to The Hunger Games book series by Suzanne Collins and it's just hit shelves. We are thrilled to be able to say that… Continue reading The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes is here! Are you ready?