Category Archives: Awards

2020 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards shortlist

The shortlists for the 2020 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards have just been announced. You can find the full list here, but below is a selection of fiction, non-fiction and children’s titles up for awards. Have your say with the People’s … Continue reading

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Miles Franklin Award Winner 2017

The Miles Franklin Award winner was announced last night. Congratulations to Josephine Wilson for her novel Extinctions. The novel was also the winner of the inaugural Dorothy Hewett Award for unpublished manuscripts in 2015. “In Extinctions, Josephine Wilson explores ageing, adoption, grief and … Continue reading

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National Biography Award shortlist

Today, the State Library of NSW announced the 2015 National Biography Award shortlist. The winner will be announced on Monday 3 August. Congratulations to the authors. The shortlisted books are: Philip Butterss, An Unsentimental Bloke: The Life and Work of C.J. Dennis … Continue reading

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