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ALL Harry Hartog Stores

All Harry Hartog stores!

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This year, we are running an ALL STORE ‘Search for Harry Hartog’s Biggest Booklover’ – a competition in which anyone who spends over $80 on Love Your Bookshop Day goes in the running to win a prize pack of first edition, rare and unique collector’s items – such as first edition Harry Potter, a collection of William Blake prints, an original illustrated Edward Gorey etc. In other words, a booklover’s dream!

Harry Hartog Woden

Westfield Woden Shop L38 Keltie St, Phillip ACT 2606

02 6232 5832

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Revolving local author signing table. A ‘Community Bookshelf’ – with suggestions of favourite books from customers. Post-it-note wall with customer’s favourite characters. Find the Golden Books Scavenger Hunt!

BOOK FACE all stores competition

The Marketplace
Shop H41, 33 Hibberson Street, Gungahlin ACT 2912
02 6255 7067

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Love Your Bookshop Day Competition! Win a Gorgeous Winter Getaway to the Southern Highlands

Bendooley Estate is a spectacular destination within the Southern Highlands where you can truly escape and explore the iconic Book Barn, dine at Bendooley’s restaurant, enjoy wine tastings at the Cellar Door and relax in our luxurious cottages all within the beautifully preserved 200-acre property.

Individually designed, the inviting cottages are an elegant harmony of rustic and glamour, featuring upholstered furniture, bespoke wallpaper and artwork, heated hand-made tiles and deep free-standing baths. Enjoy glorious vistas of the serene lake, valleys and groomed gardens.

The Prize

We are offering one lucky prize winner the chance to win one night’s stay for two at Bendooley Estate in Berrima, NSW*. You’ll be treated to one night’s accommodation for two in one of Bendooley Estate’s luxury cottages, a complimentary charcuterie board and a bottle of wine from the Estate’s vineyard during your stay.

To enter, simply spend $50 or more in one transaction between Thursday August 1st and Saturday August 10th for your chance to win. You may enter as many time as you like during the competition. Competition closes Saturday August 10th at 6pm.

Runner-up prizes

There will be one runner-up prize for each BOOK FACE store, consisting of a pack of six books**.

*The prize is for one night’s accommodation for two people midweek, subject to availability, and valid for 12 months from date of issue. Travel is not included.
**Book prizes must be collected in store.

Paperchain Bookstore

34 Franklin St, Manuka ACT 2603

02 6295 6723

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11.00AM - STORY TIME

11.00AM - STORY TIME Shelly Unwin author of Blast Off! and There's a Baddie Running Through This Book will be kicking the day off with story time.

12.00PM - AUTHOR SIGNING Meet three brilliant authors who will be joining us in store for a one hour flash signing. Lisa Cassidy, Jack Heath and Penelope Hanley will be in store from

12.00pm - 1.00pm signing their books!

2.00pm - YOUNG ADULT BOOK LOVER MEET UP Come along and discuss your favourite YA books! Hosted by bookseller and blogger @claireevareads, all you need to do to attend is bring along your favourite books to discuss. There will also be a chance to win copies of some of our favourite books!

3.00pm & 5.00pm - COSY READING BOOK CLUB The Cosy Reading Book Club will be having their monthly meet up this evening. RSVP is necessary for book club, please email us at books@paperchainbookstore.com.au for more details!

COSTUME COMPETITION Come dressed up as your favourite book character and go in the draw to win a $25.00 gift voucher.

DOUBLE LOYALTY POINTS On the day all loyalty customers will earn double loyalty points on every purchase!

BOOK LOVER RAFFLE Make any purchase in store and go in the draw to win a Book Lover Prize Pack! * one entry per person.

CHARITY TIP JARS. Vote for your favourite book with our tip jars on the counter. All the money collected will go to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation.

BOOK FACE Gungahlin

The Marketplace Shop H41, 33 Hibberson St, Gungahlin ACT 2912

02 6255 7067

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Join us in store for ...

- Story-time with the author Maura Pierlot reading The Trouble in Tune Town

- Jono Lineen talking about his new book Perfect Motion in-conversation with Karen Hardy from The Canberra Times

- Fancy Dress competition. Dress up as your favourite book character to win prizes. All of the staff will be dressed up throughout the day!

- Games, freebies, raffles, signings and more!

Canberra Centre, Shop DF24, 148 Bunda St, Canberra ACT 2601
03 9783 6488

- Colouring Competition - Kids can participate in our Love Your Bookshop Day colouring competition for a chance to win a $30 book voucher!

- Trivia - Suitable for kids. Pick up a book themed questionnaire in store. All completed questionnaires will receive a prize!

- Books to read before you die - Tell us which book you think everyone should read at least once in their life and contribute to our colourful wall of book recommendations!

- Get social! -  Staff across all Robinsons stores will dress up as their favourite book characters. Snap a photo with any of the Robinsons staff, post on social media with hashtahs #loveyourbookshopday and #robinsonsbookshop for your chance to win a $30 book voucher

- Launch of Young Adult Blind Date with a Book - Our ever popular "Blind Date with a book" series is extending to Young Adult titles! Be one of the first to shop our  Young Adult Blind Date With a Book range, as we launch this new product line on Love Your Bookshop Day.

Harry Hartog ANU

Shop L38 Keltie St, Phillip ACT 2606

02 6232 5832

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‘Writer in Residence’ in the shop in partnership with ACT Writers Centre. Roving drama performances with the ANU Drama Department