Today we celebrate Indigenous Literacy Day, the national celebration of Indigenous culture, stories, language and literacy run by the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF). It is vital for young children to have access to books in their language. And seeing their way of life reflected...

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This Plastic Free July Harry Hartog Bookseller is choosing to refuse single-use plastic with our sights on tackling and eliminating the Big Four; plastic bags, straws, coffee cups and water bottles. Plastic Bags are used for an average of 12 minutes, but a single plastic bag has a life exp...

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What Do You Get The Dad Who Has It All?

Dads can be notoriously hard to buy for. They can have everything they need for their hobbies, never need new clothes (stubbies are still in fashion, right?) and who needs DVDs when we’ve spent many an hour getting them set up on Netflix. Books can be a great gift for the reader Dad,...

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Booklore: An Isolated Incident & Every Heart A Doorway

  Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Amy, bookseller at Harry Hartog Green Hills, is reading "An Isolated...

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Booklore: Green Hills Edition

Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Josh, manager at Harry Hartog Green Hills, is reading "Assasin's Appre...

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Booklore: Winter, Loaded, Cicada & More

Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Josh, manager of Harry Hartog Green Hills, is infatuated with Shaun Tan’s new ...

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Booklore: The Peacock Summer, See Hear, Home Fire & More

Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Amy, bookseller at Harry Hartog Green Hills, is reading Hannah Richell’s gorge...

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All Hail Plastic Free July

Happy Plastic Free July, booklovers! Here at Green Hills, we thought we’d put together a list of our favourite planet-loving and plastic-free gift ideas. But first! Did you know that if we don’t make serious changes to the way we live, by 2050 there will be more plastic in the ...

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Booklore: Once & Then, Down & Out

Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Bibi, bookseller at Harry Hartog Warringah is reading "Low Tox Life" by ...

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Booklore: Nightingales & Vampires

Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Simone, bookseller at Harry Hartog Miranda, is reading “The Nightingale”...

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NAIDOC Week 2018 will celebrate the invaluable contributions that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women have made – and continue to make - to our communities, our families, our rich history and to our nation. For over 65 000 years Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander have carried ...

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Sharp Objects, Demi-Gods and More...

Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Ben, bookseller at Harry Hartog Warringah, is reading Gillian Flynn’s heart-st...

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The Left Hand of Darkness, This Idea Must Die & More…

Dear readers, Welcome to Booklore, our weekly collection of books worth reading; films and television shows worth watching; art worth feasting your eyes on; and podcasts and albums worth your ear time. Mel, bookseller at Harry Hartog Green Hills, is reading “This Idea Must Die,...

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Book Spotlight: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

Léa, assistant manager at Harry Hartog Macquarie, reviews "Pachinko," by Min Jin Lee. Through the story of four generations of characters, Min Jin Lee explores timeless and universal subjects like belonging and identity. Her central topic, though, is the lives of Koreans i...

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