From the Sydney Morning Herald:

DYMOCKS, the largest bookshop chain in Australia, is adding a publishing arm to its business.

It plans to launch a web-based operation in October to entice local authors keen to see their books in print.

D Publishing, will upload manuscripts to be turned into a ”properly laid-out publishable book” and offer editing, design, production and printing of finished books for sale at

Some authors who opt for the full service might see their books on the shelves of Dymocks bookshops. The chain has 70 shops across the country and claims 17 per cent of the market.


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