A list of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander publishers & online book stores to purchase.

Supporting our mob through reading their stories and sharing their work allows us to have a better understanding of the issues that relate & effect our Community. 


First Nation Book Publishers

Magabala Books

Magabala Books is Australia’s leading Indigenous publishing house. Aboriginal owned and led, we celebrate and nurture the talent and diversity of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander voices.


IAD Press

IAD established IAD Press in the early 1970s as an in-house printing service producing curricula for language classes at the Institute for Aboriginal Development. We have grown over the past fifty years into a professional publishing house with a catalogue that includes; Books for children and young adults, Fiction, poetry and short stories, Oral histories relating to land and culture & more.


Aboriginal Studies Press

Aboriginal Studies Press is Australia’s leading publisher of Australian Indigenous studies. We have an eye for identifying compelling and award-winning narratives that capture the unique heritage and diverse lives of Australia's first peoples.


Burany Press: Weaving the Richness of First Nations Stories

Burany Press, an arm of certified Supply Nation and Social Traders international Badimia social enterprise Warida Wholistic Wellness, is dedicated to uplifting and sharing the profound narratives of First Nations individuals and communities. This is not just about publishing books; it's a journey of celebrating and honouring the rich tapestry of Indigenous stories & wisdom. Burany Press is based on Kaurna Country in South Australia, and publishes Australian First Nations Authors in the genres of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and anthologies. 


Batchelor Institute Press

The teaching and learning resources developed at Batchelor Institute are produced primarily for Indigenous Australian students living in remote communities, the majority of whom have English as a second or third language. The content of these resources has been developed by community elders, students and teaching staff with many years experience in ESL, distance learning and curriculum development.


Mainstream Book Sellers

Online stores to purchase your books.



Readings is an independent retailer of books, music and film, with shops operating in Melbourne.



The origin of the Dymocks flagship store on George Street, Sydney – Australia’s greatest bookstore – goes back to 1879 when young William Dymock commenced business as a bookseller in nearby Market Street. 



We're Australia's largest bookstore, with over 150,000 items in stock, ready to ship, and access to over 6,000,000 titles. We ship books, ebooks, DVDs, stationery, ereaders, and audiobooks to every corner of Australia.


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