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An independent and family run bookshop in the CBD of Melbourne. To be found right behind the State Library of Victoria at 197-203 Little Lonsdale Street. We only display a very small percentage of what you'll find in store.

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An independent and family run bookshop in the CBD of Melbourne. To be found right behind the State Library of Victoria at 197-203 Little Lonsdale Street. We only display a very small percentage of what you'll find in store.

Featured Title Collection

We've tried to take the effort out of choosing through a million titles by only showing a small portion of our instore stock. The Featured Title Collection displays some of the best books to come out in the last couple of years.

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We've tried to take the effort out of choosing through a million titles by only showing a small portion of our instore stock. The Featured Title Collection displays some of the best books to come out in the last couple of years.

Events

Embiggen Books has hosted lectures and book launches by Nobel Prize winner Professor Peter Doherty, Eminent philosopher and writer AC Grayling, Theoretical physicist Professor Lawrence Krauss, Bioethicist and novelist Leslie Cannold and many others of the highest calibre of speakers, thinkers and writers.

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Embiggen Books has hosted lectures and book launches by Nobel Prize winner Professor Peter Doherty, Eminent philosopher and writer AC Grayling, Theoretical physicist Professor Lawrence Krauss, Bioethicist and novelist Leslie Cannold and many others of the highest calibre of speakers, thinkers and writers.

Top 16: Fiction

Check here for our top fiction selection.

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Welcome

Welcome to Embiggen Books, a small independent bookshop with a distinct art meets science bent. We're located at 197-203 Lt Lonsdale Street in Melbourne.

Featured Title Collection

The featured title collection is designed to show you what kind of bookstore we are, with a selection of some of our favorite books in store at the moment. Rather than bombard you with every title we can, we've narrowed down the selection t

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News & Events at Embiggen Books

Freedom From Religion: Book Launch Sat 4th July 5.

Former lecturer of human rights and antidiscrimination law at Canberra University, Meg Wallace will be launching her new book Freedom from Religion: Rethinking Article 18 on 5.00pm Saturday 4th of July 2015 at Embiggen Books. Please RSVP to events at embiggenbooks dot com or call on 9662 2062. Article 18 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights provides ...  Read more
News & Events at Embiggen Books

Cracking the Code by Leah Kaminsky with Stephen an

Thursday 6.30pm 18th June RSVP to this events at embiggenbooks dot com or call 9662 2062. Venue: Embiggen Books 203 Little Lonsdale St. As seen on Australian Story.  "Stephen Damiani's persona burns through this story as an intelligent, highly focused fanatic. How else do you save your boy who has been diagnosed with a rare brain disorder, so rare it ha...  Read more
News & Events at Embiggen Books

Keeping Women in Science

6.30pm Thursday 28th of May. RSVP to this email or call 9662 2062. Venue: Embiggen Books 197-203 Little Lonsdale St. Despite robust efforts to increase the number of women in science, it's largely still the domain of men, particularly in the areas of 'hard' sciences such as physics. Women scientists leave the profession in greater proportions than men and ar...  Read more