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Fullers Bookshop

Established in 1923, it is one of Hobart's leading independent booksellers.

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Fullers is one of Hobart’s leading independent booksellers. It was established in 1923 and has been a social, cultural and intellectual centre with a worldwide reputation for the quality of its books and service ever since. The staff at Fullers are absolute bibliophiles, avid readers and can provide masterful recommendations for your reading list.

Fullers’ hosts book signings, meet the author and other literary events as well as hosting reading groups, newsletters and book guides.

The Afterword Cafe is also tucked in amongst the bookshelves in the Hobart shop and with good coffee, food and a view of Mount Wellington.

Artists
Book cover of The Family Court Murders by Debi Marshall
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Debi Marshall

Writers

Author of a number of biographies and true crime titles
book cover of How to Get There by Maggie MacKellar
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Maggie Mackellar

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Bestselling author of the memoir, 'When It Rains'
Book cover of The Narrow Road To The Deep North by Richard Flanagan
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Richard Flanagan

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Celebrated Tasmanian writer and winner of the 2014 Man Booker Prize
Book cover of The Lavender Keeper by Fiona McIntosh
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Fiona McIntosh

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Internationally bestselling author of novels for adults and children
Book cover of The Stone Angel by Katherine Scholes
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Katherine Scholes

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Internationally bestselling author with over two million books sold worldwide
Book cover of Deep South: Stories from Tasmania by Danielle Woods and Ralph Crane
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Danielle Wood

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Writes fiction and non-fiction for adult and children, from a beautiful, southerly isle, full of stories.
Book cover of Tempo by Sarah Day
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Sarah Day

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Award-winning poet
Book cover of the 'Forgotten War' by Henry Reynolds
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Henry Reynolds

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One of Australia's best known historians.
Book cover of 'Aboriginal Convicts: Australian, Khoisan and Maori Exiles' by Kristyn Harman.
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Kristyn Harman

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Winner of the 2014 AHA Kay Daniels Award
Book cover of 'Van Diemen's Land: An aboriginal history' by Ian McFarlane
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Ian McFarlane

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Specialising in studies of Aboriginal people from Tasmania's north-west region
Book cover on 'Hobart' by Peter Timms.
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Peter Timms

Writers

Author, journalist, social historian, critic
Book cover of 'Retro: A guide to the mid-20th century design revival' by Adrian Franklin
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Adrian Franklin

Writers

A specialist in 20th century culture and sociology
Book cover of 'Jane, Lady Franklin' by Adrienne Eberhard
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Adrienne Eberhard

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Adrienne is a celebrated Tasmanian poet.
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Tony Rayner

Writers

Writer and historian
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Peter Gouldthorpe

Visual artists, Writers

award winning author and artist.
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David Owen

Writers

Writer of the acclaimed 'Pufferfish' detective fiction series
Book cover of 'Murphy's Signals Hobart Town' by Mark Risby
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Mark Risby

Writers

A writer with a passion for Tasmania's heritage and colonial ancestors
Book cover of 'In The South' by Geoff Heriot
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Geoff Heriot

Writers

A writer of non-fiction.
Book cover of 'Tin Mountain' by Gary Richardson
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Garry Richardson

Writers

Produces books rich in both historic detail and images
Book cover of 'Paper Tiger' by Carol Freeman
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Carol Freeman

Writers

Connecting art, science and history in innovative and provocative ways
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Yvonne Downes

Writers

A writer inspired by her great-grandfather and his sporting achievements
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Liz Francis

Writers

Passionate advocate of all things Tasmanian, in particular its gorgeous gardens
Image from the book cover of 'Sky Dreamer' by Anne Morgan. Illustrated by Celine Eimann
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Anne Morgan

Writers

Writer of children's literature and prizewinning poetry
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Robert Cox

Writers

Writer of history and short fiction
Cover collage of 'From Ashes to Ashes' by John Biggs
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John Biggs

Writers

Writer, academic, traveller
Books
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Simon Kleinig

Writers

Delves into the human side of history
Book cover detial of 'James Munkers: Super Freak' by Lindsey Little
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Lindsey Little

Writers

Likes dogs, daffodils and looking at things from a great height
Book cover detail of 'Designs on the Body' by Lyne Reeves
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Lyn Reeves

Writers

Writer of poetry, stories and haiku
Book cover detail of 'Blood' by Peter Kay
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Peter Kay

Writers

Winner of the IP Picks Award for Fiction
Book cover of Below Tree Level
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Ben Walter

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Cover image of Talk Under Water
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Kathryn Lomer

Writers

Tasmanian writer of adult fiction, short stories and poetry.
The White Room Poems - Anne Kellas, Anne Kellas
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Anne Kellas

Writers

Poet, editor, mentor

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Past events

Eliza Henry-Jones
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In Conversation with Eliza Henry-Jones

Workshops + seminars

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131 Collins Street, Hobart

Eliza will discuss her new book P is for Pearl, her first novel for young adults that explores friendship, mental illness, family,…
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Flames- Book Launch

Workshops + seminars

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131 Collins Street, Hobart

Tasmanian debut novelist Robbie Arnott brings to life a surreal version of the island state.
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Whose Life is it Anyway? – Book Launch

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131 Collins Street, Hobart

Join Deborah Thomson for the Hobart launch of Whose Life is it Anyway? at Fullers Bookshop.
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A Wink from the Universe

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131 Collins Street, Hobart

Martin Flanagan tells the remarkable story of the Western Bulldogs’ 2016 premiership win.
Comma Sutra
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Comma Sutra

Comedy

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131 Collins Street, Hobart

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Fullers Bookshop

131 Collins Street, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Children’s Reading Chair – 2018 Season

131 Collins Street, Hobart

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