Category Archives: Australian Authors

CBCA Awards 2017 Winners

Established in 1945, the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) is a not-for-profit, volunteer run organisation which aims to engage the community with literature for young Australians.

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Librarians’ Choice August Top 10

Top 10 Newly Published Books LOVED by Library Staff around Australia. Reserve your copy now. The making of Christina – Meredith Jaffe How to stop time – Matt Haig On the Java ridge – Jock Serong Crossing the lines – … Continue reading

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The National Biography Award Shortlist 2017

Some readers love biography due to some fascinating personal stories or experience one can related to or just want to find someone and something really inspiring. Now we have a shortlist for the National Biography Award selected from 71 titles … Continue reading

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The Miles Franklin Literary Award Shortlist 2017

The Miles Franklin Literary Award is Australia‚Äôs most prestigious literature prize and it reaches its 60 years mark this year. This year the award shortlist has been decided. You can go to our library catalogue to reserve a copy for … Continue reading

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Ditmar Awards 2017 winners

The winners of the 2017 Ditmar Awards for Australian science-fiction, fantasy and horror writing were announced at the 56th Australian National Science Fiction Convention Continuum 13 in Melbourne. Here are something for Aussie Sci-Fi fans. Best novel The Grief Hole … Continue reading

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