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2018 Miles Franklin Literary Award

It’s never too late to recommend good reads. So there it is for this year’s important literary award in Australia. This year Miles Franlin longlist has listed these authors for their wonderful works Peter Carey – A Long Way From … Continue reading

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The Stella Prize 2018

From a very diverse shortlist of six authors, Alexis Wright, for her book Tracker has won this year’s Stella Prize. Judging panel chair Fiona Stager said the winning book—a biography of Aboriginal leader, thinker and entrepreneur Tracker Tilmouth that incorporates … Continue reading

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What We Read & Watch

What we read & Watch? Katherine and Nisa had this conversation on I am not your Negro by James Baldwin.  

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2018 Australian Book Industry Awards Longlist

        The titles in each category are:

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All Australian Summer Reading Challenge

Welcome to our All Australian Summer Reading Challenge! This Summer City of Parramatta Library is running an ‘All Australian Summer Reading Challenge’ for readers 18+ years. The challenge runs from Monday 4 December 2017 to 26 February 2018. It’s easy … Continue reading

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