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Authors Equity Partnership

New publisher Authors Equity has embarked on a partnership with Simon & Schuster for its sales and distribution in Australia and New Zealand.

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Simon & Schuster Australia Acquires A Romance Novel By Jess Kitching

Simon & Schuster Australia is excited to announce The Life Experiment, a high-concept, emotional romance novel

Scribner Australia Announces The Publication Of Kumanjayi: Death And Indifference, By Jack Latimore

Australian, New Zealand and UK rights were acquired from Melanie Ostell at Melanie Ostell Literary.

New Sales And Distribution Partnership With Melbourne University Publishing

Melbourne University Publishing has embarked on a partnership with Simon & Schuster Australia

Summit announces the extraordinary memoir of Gina Chick

Simon & Schuster Australia is proud to have acquired ANZ rights to We Are the Stars, the extraordinary memoir of Gina Chick

Simon & Schuster Australia acquires book by Australia’s most influential teacher

Simon & Schuster Australia announce the acquisition for Raising Resilient Children: 7 Ways to Nurture Lifelong Learners

Bundyi announces acquisition of a novel by Larissa Behrendt

Dr Anita Heiss AM, is elated to announce a commercial novel with world rights by Prof Larissa Behrendt AO.

SIMON & SCHUSTER AUSTRALIA WINS AUCTION FOR HOTLY ANTICIPATED MEMOIR

Simon & Schuster Australia is thrilled to announce the acquisition of Antonia Murphy’s memoir

Simon & Schuster Australia to launch Summit Books Australia

Simon & Schuster Australia will introduce the imprint in Australia and New Zealand, with Jane Palfreyman as Publishing Director

Simon & Schuster Australia acquires inspiring true story

Simon & Schuster Australia are thrilled to announce the world rights acquisition for Life, Camera, Action by Mitchell Burns

SCRIBNER AUSTRALIA ACQUIRES ERIC BEECHER'S BOOK ON THE MEDIA

Scribner Australia is thrilled to announce the world rights acquisition of The Men Who Killed the News from Eric Beecher

ACQUISITION OF THREE NEW TITLES FROM ANITA HEISS

Simon and Schuster Australia is thrilled to announce an acquisition of three new books from Dr. Anita Heiss

HARRY GARSIDE THE GOOD FIGHT PUBLISHING IN AUGUST 2024

Simon & Schuster Australia are thrilled to announce the world rights acquisition for The Good Fight by Harry Garside

SIMON & SCHUSTER AUSTRALIA ACQUIRES NEW SERIES FROM BLOCKBUSTER THRILLER AUTHOR

Simon & Schuster Australia is delighted to announce the acquisition of The Forsaken and two further titles by Matt Rogers.

SIMON & SCHUSTER ACQUIRES THREE ‘BLOCKBUSTER’ ADULT FANTASY NOVELS BY BESTSELLING CHILDREN’S AUTHOR A.F. STEADMAN

Simon & Schuster UK has acquired three adult fantasy novels by A.F. Steadman, author of the phenomenally bestselling middle-grad

BUNDYI ANNOUNCES A NEW BOOK FROM STAN GRANT

Publisher-at-Large Dr Anita Heiss is thrilled to announce that her second acquisition under her Simon & Schuster Bundyi imprint is

Simon & Schuster Australia to publish a book by Joe Aston

Simon & Schuster Australia announces the exclusive acquisition of world rights to the first book by the renowned writer Joe Aston,

The Hope Prize Announcement

The Hope Prize is proud to announce it is now open for submissions

Britney Spears's memoir The Woman in Me hits number 1!

In its first week of sales, The Woman in Me has been bought by readers across Australia with some bookstores completely selling ou

Announcing Becka Mack's Playing For Keeps series

Simon & Schuster Australia is thrilled to announce the UK & Commonwealth rights acquisition of Becka Mack’s hockey romance series,

World rights acquired to debut book by Simone Callaghan

Simon and Schuster Australia are thrilled to announce the world rights acquisition for ‘Growing With Grace’ by Simone Callahan in

Announcing world rights to hit TikTok romantasy series

We are thrilled to announce the acquisition for a four-book romantasy series by Alexandria Warwick.

Announcing The Woman in Me by Britney Spears

Britney Spears memoir to be published by Gallery Books on October 25, 2023

Dr Michael Mosley to release 4 Weeks to Better Sleep

To coincide with the new three-part SBS documentary ‘Australia’s Sleep Revolution with Dr Michael Mosley’

Announcing The Bright Side by Jack Riewoldt

Jack Riewoldt memoir to be published in November 2023

Scribner Australia to publish a new work by Nam Le

We are thrilled to announce the publication of 36 Ways of Writing a Vietnamese Poem by Nam Le

S&S publishing memoir by Australian music icon Kate Ceberano

Simon & Schuster Australia is delighted to announce that we will be publishing Unsung: A Compendium of Creativity

Vale Jock Zonfrillo

Simon & Schuster Australia is shocked and saddened by the sudden loss of Jock Zonfrillo.

A New First Nations Imprint From Dr Anita Heiss and Simon & Schuster

Dr Anita Heiss, a proud Wiradyuri woman, will curate a new imprint, Bundyi, at Simon & Schuster Australia.

It Starts with Us Breaks a Record!

In the first week of release, It Starts with Us becomes the highest grossing title of 2022!

Hannah Richell Moves to Simon & Schuster

Simon & Schuster have acquired The Search Party and a further untitled novel.

Announcing a debut novel by Teela Reid

Simon & Schuster Australia is thrilled to announce the acquisition of a novel by Teela Reid, a Wiradjuri and Wailwan woman.

Scribner Australia to Publish A New Book by Leigh Sales

Scribner Australia is thrilled to announce the acquisition of a new non-fiction work by Leigh Sales.

Tracey Spicer's Brand New Book

Walkley Award-winning journalist Tracey Spicer exposes the next frontier of feminism.

S&S acquires Michelle Prak debut thriller

14/10/2022 - A thrilling new voice in Australian Noir is coming

Simon & Schuster Australia to Publish Book on the Murder of Mathew Dunbar

18/06/21 || Simon & Schuster Australia will publish a work of investigative journalism on the case of Natasha Beth Darc

Huma Abedin to Publish Memoir with Simon & Schuster

16/06/21 || Huma Abedin will publish a memoir with Simon & Schuster UK. Both/And: A Life in Many Worlds will offer her inspiring …

Ben Ball Acquires New Book From Tom Ballard

5/06/21 || The world is in chaos. It’s time for a revolution, goddamnit, and “comedian” Tom Ballard is ready to serve as its …

Simon & Schuster Australia to Publish Book by Body Inclusive Personal Trainer and Certified Intuitive Eating Counsellor

21/04/21 || Simon & Schuster Australia has acquired rights to a book by Shreen El Masry. Shreen is a non-diet, body inclusive …

Simon & Schuster Australia Acquires World Rights to Book by Cathrine Mahoney

20/04/21 || Simon & Schuster Australia has acquired world rights to a book by podcaster and writer Cathrine Mahoney.

Ben Ball Acquires New Book from Chloe Hooper

16/03/21 || Scribner Australia is delighted to announce its acquisition of ANZ rights to Chloe Hooper’s new book, Bedtime Story…

Delta Goodrem to publish first-ever book, Bridge Over Troubled Dreams

7/03/21 || Award-winning Australian singer, songwriter and actress Delta Goodrem is adding yet another string to her bow with…

Simon & Schuster Australia to Publish Eddie Betts Biography

04/03/21 || Simon & Schuster Australia will publish the autobiography of AFL footballer Eddie Betts later this year...

Simon & Schuster Australia Acquires World Rights to The Understudy by Julie Bennett

19/02/21 || Simon & Schuster has secured world rights to a stunning new Australian historical fiction novel, The Understudy, by…

Ben Ball Acquires New Book From Gideon Haigh

9/02/21 || Scribner is thrilled to announce the acquisition of Gideon Haigh’s landmark new work of history, The Brilliant Boy…

Simon & Schuster Australia Acquires Halifax Crime Series Novels By Writer And Creator Roger Simpson

03/02/21 || Simon & Schuster Australia has partnered with award-winning TV writer and creator Roger Simpson to publish three…

Ben Ball Acquires New Book From The New York Times Journalist Damien Cave

Scribner is delighted to announce the acquisition of ANZ rights to Into the Rip: How the Australian Way of Risk Made…

Simon & Schuster Australia Acquires World Rights To TikTok Phenomenon @kookingwithakoori

28/01/21 || Simon & Schuster Australia has acquired world rights to a book by Nathan Lyons, the Australian TikTok sensation…

Simon & Schuster Australia Acquires World Rights To Book By Allira Potter

21/01/21 || Simon & Schuster Australia has acquired world rights to a book by psychic and mindset coach Allira Potter...

Simon & Schuster Australia announces 1 million sales of Dr Michael Mosley’s books

6/12/20 || Simon & Schuster Australia is thrilled to announce they have sold 1 million copies of Dr Michael Mosley’s books in…

S&S Australia Acquires 365 Days by Blanka Lipińska

5/12/20 || S&S Australia announced today that it has acquired ANZ and UK Commonwealth rights to 365 Days by Blanka Lipińska...

Ben Ball Acquires the Art of Disagreeing by Bo Seo

17/11/20 || Scribner Australia is delighted to announce its acquisition of ANZ rights to The Art of Disagreeing by Bo Seo…

Simon & Schuster Australia Signs Matildas Captain Sam Kerr

16/11/20 || Simon & Schuster Australia has signed a six book deal with Australia’s soccer superstar Sam Kerr for a new...

Scribner Australia Acquires Debut Thriller by Clare Moleta

06/11/20 || Scribner Australia has pre-empted ANZ rights to Unsheltered by Clare Moleta from Jenny Darling, at Jenny Darling and…

Simon & Schuster Australia Releases Cover of Anita Heiss' New Book

2/11/20 || Simon & Schuster Australia has released the cover of Anita Heiss’ new book Bila Yarrudhang-galang-dhuray (River of…

Scribner Australia and Author Tegan Bennett Daylight Release ‘Books That Talk’ Podcast

23/10/20 || Author Tegan Bennett Daylight has collaborated with Scribner Australia to produce a new podcast series ‘Books That…

Ben Ball Acquires New Book From Judith Lucy For Scribner Australia

9/10/20 || Scribner Australia is delighted to announce the acquisition of author and comedian Judith Lucy’s new book…

Stolen Generations Survivor Archie Roach Creates Resources to Deepen Understanding Of Australia’s True History

06/10/20 || During COVID-19, Archie Roach, AM and 2020 Victorian of the Year, gathered Stolen Generations Elders from around the…

S&S Australia Acquires World Rights to New Holocaust Biography

11/09/20 || Simon & Schuster Australia has secured world rights to the incredible life story of Australian-Slovakian Auschwitz…

Meyne Wyatt and Dave Warner Narrate Belief by Marlion Pickett

8/09/20 || The audiobook of Marlion Pickett’s memoir Belief will be dually narrated by actor Meyne Wyatt and author Dave Warner…

Ben Ball Acquires New Book from Tim Low for Scribner Australia

5/09/20 || Scribner Australia is delighted to announce the acquisition of Tim Low’s Imported Trouble: The Species Blighting...

Ben Ball Acquires New Book from Delia Falconer

01/09/20 || Scribner Australia is delighted to announce the acquisition of Delia Falconer’s new book, Signs and Wonders…

Actress Claudia Karvan Narrates The Mother Fault

6/08/20 || The audiobook of Kate Mildenhall’s much anticipated new novel, The Mother Fault, is narrated by Claudia Karvan…

Simon & Schuster Australia to Publish Autobiography of Football Legend Mat Rogers

04/08/20 || Simon & Schuster Australia will publish the autobiography of Australian football legend Mat Rogers for Christmas 2021…