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Have you received an Early Commencement Booklist?

30th October, 2019

If your student is going into year 10, 11 or 12 next year, you may have already received an
Early Commencement booklist from your school...

What you need to know about Reactivation eBooks.

20th October, 2019

If you have purchased a second hand textbook, you may be wondering if you can access the
digital content that comes with the book. In the case the previous owner has already accessed
the eBook, a ‘reactivation eBook’ will come in handy.

The New ATAR Notes Text Guides have hit the shelves at Lilydale Books!

10th October, 2019

The New ATAR Notes Text Guides have hit the shelves at Lilydale Books! Written by top grade
English students, the ATAR Notes Text Guides will equip you with the most relevant information to
write quality essays for your set...

Textbooks vs eBooks – What’s better?

1st October, 2019

Back-to-school booklists can be daunting to look at, especially for parents of Year 7 students
who are new to purchasing larger amounts of school supplies. Your booklist might highlight a
variety of options when it comes to subject resources, and if your school happens to offer or
request the use of electronic devices in class, you might notice a word that may appear slightly
unfamiliar at first: eBooks...

NEW Cambridge Checkpoints for VCE 2020 Coming Soon!

30th August, 2019

Give yourself a head start going into the new school year, equipped with one of the most popular
study resources on the market. NEW Cambridge VCE Checkpoints for the 2020 school year will be
published in December this year...

Everything You Need To Know About Buying & Selling Your Second Hand Books!

20th August, 2019

Most parents who shop for their student’s high school supplies are aware that textbooks can hit
hard on the hip-pocket, especially when purchasing brand new. To help make buying school supplies
more cost-effective for parents and students, Lilydale Books offers a combined service of buying
and selling second hand school textbooks and novels...

VCAA Changes to VCE Applied Computing (previously Computing) for 2020

10th August, 2019

The Victorian Curriculum Assessment Authority have advised that the Accreditation Period for
the VCE Computing Study Design will expire on 31st December, 2019. In due course, the Victorian
Certificate of Education Applied Computing Study Design is available for teachers to view now on
the VCAA website, in order to prepare for its implementation in 2020...

Upcoming titles for the VCAA English & EAL List 2020

15th August, 2019

The VCAA have announced the English and EAL texts for Units 3&4 for the 2020 school year...

Upcoming titles for the VCAA Literature List 2020

15th August, 2019

The VCAA have announced the Literature texts for Units 3&4 for the 2020 school year...

I have a school booklist – Where can I buy my books? Help!

28th June, 2019

We are officially in August and whilst students are settling into semester two, stores like
Lilydale Books are busy starting the preparations for the new Back to School season.
This means the organisation and arrangement of the school booklist for 2020, yes, we are not far
away from the silly season!...

VCE Philosophy: Assessment and Examination Supplement for VCE
Units 3&4 Available Now!

28th June, 2019

Great news! The VCE Philosophy: Assessment and Examination Supplement for VCE Units 3&4 is available
now from Lilydale Books. This is the third and most up to date supplement for Philosophy Units 3&4...

Study for your VCE History subjects with confidence!

28th June, 2019

The Study & Exam Guides are written by experienced VCE teachers and provide
comprehensive study material to revise the key knowledge in student’s chosen History subject...

Improving on Mid-Year SAC results

24th June, 2019

Mid-year SACs are over, but your interest and determination to do well doesn’t have to be.
You may have found your SACs challenging this time (or you may have aced them!). Regardless of the
outcome, there are ways of improving and resources are available that can help you better prepare for
next time.

GTAV Geography Unit 4 Human Population: Trends and Issues is Available Now!

17th June, 2019

GTAV Geography Unit 4 Human Population: Trends and Issues is available now from Lilydale Books!
This resource follows the GTAV Geography Unit 3 Changing the Land…

A New Year, Welcoming New partnerships

1st March, 2019

Another Back to School season done and dusted at Lilydale Books, and my what a busy season it was!
For many people, shopping for the Back to School season is more than just buying their textbooks
and stationary…