Category Archives: General Knowledge

Cooking up a storm with Booko: Herb, A Cook’s Companion

Herb, A Cook’s Companion explores how to use herbs, when to deploy them, and how to capture those flavours to use when they might not be seasonally available. 

Monday Inspo

Advice…it seems to come from everywhere when you are younger and often at times when you’re not really in the frame of mind to listen to it. That’s why we love that YA novels offer little words of wisdom within their pages. Here’s our fav.

Hey science teacher – make it fun

Science teacher Tyler DeWitt thinks science textbooks are impossible to understand. He delivers a rousing call for science teachers to ditch the jargon and make science fun in this Ted Talk.


Celebrating the Australian Book Industry with Booko: Plantopedia

Houseplants have the power to transform any room. With their lush foliage and structural beauty, they help create indoor oases that bring a sense of tranquility to our busy lives.  In Plantopedia, Lauren Camilleri and Sophia Kaplan from Leaf Supply present the definitive guide to keeping happy, healthy houseplants in any space.


Celebrating the Australian Book Industry with Booko:

Fire Country is a cry from the heart asking for change in how Australia cares for country by using Indigenous fire practices to help restore our nation.


Build your hobby with Booko: Drawing

Today’s clever pick, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain Workbook, helps artists to nurture the creative right side of the brain which dramatically improves your ability to draw.

Build your hobby with Booko: Macrame

Ready to propel your knotting to the next level? Fanny Zedenius is back and ready to take your macrame up a notch with her beautiful second book Macrame 2. Click the link to buy yourself a copy.

Build your hobby with Booko: Baskets

Ever fancied making something for your home? Basket making has been around for centuries and we think this modern guide will motivate you to get making. Click the link above for more details.

Today’s clever pick is Baskets.

Booko: The clever way to buy textbooks online – Planning Melbourne: Lessons for a Sustainable City

Heading back to uni and have a textbook list as long as your arm? Pop the ISBN into Booko and load up your cart the clever way.

Today’s clever pick is Planning Melbourne: Lessons for a Sustainable City.