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Book talk: 3 new releases to buy this Christmas

This week, Michael Popple recommends three excellent recent releases to buy this Christmas. More of Michael’s reviews can be found on his blog

New book shows how Trevor Dickinson put Canberra’s concrete bus shelters back on the map

Having created art of Canberra’s Clem Cummings bus shelters over the last eight years, Trevor Dickinson has now written the book on them.

WIN! Pop quiz 10 September

To test how well you’ve read this edition of Canberra Weekly, we have a bundle of home goodies to be won by one lucky reader!

Book talk: Historical fiction

This week, Michael Popple looks at three exceptional pieces of historical fiction. You can find more of Michael’s book reviews on his blog: unseenlibrary.com The Gates of Athens by Conn Iggulden Michael Joseph, $32.99 Acclaimed...

Win 17 Puffin books!

One lucky CW reader will win a bundle of 17 Puffin children’s books plus a Puffin water bottle.

Book talk: 5 Australian books for Dad

Jeff Popple reviews five great Australian books for Dad this Father’s Day! More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog.

Official opening of Lifeline Canberra’s Book Lovers Lane

Official opening of Lifeline Canberra’s Book Lovers Lane at Niche Markets, Fyshwick Fresh Food Markets. For more: Lucy Sugerman Sunday SessionsCBR Gals Network Connect-up GalaCanberra Business Chamber’s Business After Business Networking event

Book talk: Science fiction and fantasy

This week, Michael Popple checks out three new impressive science fiction and fantasy novels.

Lifeline invites you to Book Lovers Lane

Book lovers yearning to get back to a classic Lifeline Canberra Bookfair rejoice – because the renowned local charity has brought back the community favourite in a slightly different way.

Book talk: July’s most intriguing releases

This week, Michael Popple reviews three of July’s most intriguing releases. You can find more of Michael’s book reviews on his blog: unseenlibrary.com

Book talk: Three new thrillers

Jeff Popple reviews three new thrillers this week. More of Jeff’s reviews can be found on his blog: murdermayhemandlongdogs.com

Nearly Legless Mick supports the magic of reading

You might know him as former Paralympian Michael Milton, but if you have ever been to Quizzic Alley in Fyshwick, you will definitely know him as Nearly Legless Mick.