Category Archives: Miles Franklin Literary Award

Miles Franklin Shortlist 2017

Are you ready for the announcement of the Miles Franklin Award winner in September?┬áThe short list was announced this month, and you will find the books at Blue Mountains Library. Each of the authors is a first time nominee and … Continue reading

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>Miles Franklin Literary Award Winner

> That Deadman Dance by Kim Scott was announced as the 2011 winner of the Miles Franklin literary award last night. The award is worth $50,000 in prize money. That Deadman Dance is a historical novel telling the story of … Continue reading

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>Miles Franklin Literary Award Shortlist 2011

> The 2011 Miles Franklin Literary Award shortlist has been announced this morning and consists of : Bereft by Chris Womersley That Deadman Dance by Kim Scott When Colts Ran by Roger McDonald The judging panel reflected on Miles Franklin’s … Continue reading

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>Miles Franklin Literary Award Longlist

>The 2011 longlist for the Miles Franklin Literary Award was announced yesterday. ‘The Miles Franklin Literary Award celebrates Australian character and creativity and nurtures the continuing life of literature about Australia. It is awarded for the novel of the year … Continue reading

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>Crime writer wins the 2010 Miles Franklin Literary Award

> Congratulations go today to crime writer Peter Temple who has been awarded the 2010 Miles Franklin Literary Award, worth $42,000, for his latest book, Truth. Recognised as Australia’s most prestigious prize, the Miles Franklin Literary Award which was established … Continue reading

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>The Miles Franklin Award Longlist

> It’s a busy week for longlists. The Miles Franklin Lliterary Award longlist has also been announced. The annual award was set up in 1954 through a bequest of My Brilliant Career author Stella Miles Franklin and is presented to … Continue reading

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