Category Archives: Awards & Prize Lists

2018 Women’s Prize for Fiction

British-Pakistani author Kamila Shamsie has won the 2018 Women’s Prize for Fiction for her novel Home Fire, from 6 shortlisted titles. Home Fire, which reworks Sophocles’ tragedy Antigone to tell the story of a British Muslim family’s connection to the … Continue reading

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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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Librarians’ Choice – May 2018

The top 10 May 2018 release books as voted for by library staff around Australia is here. There are a variety of genres in the list with the Australian Vogel Literary Award 2018 Winner – The Yellow House being one … Continue reading

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Dublin Literary Award Shortlist 2018

10 novels have been shortlisted for the 2018 International DUBLIN Literary Award, proudly sponsored by Dublin City Council and managed by Dublin City Libraries. The list includes two novels by Irish authors, The Lesser Bohemians by Eimear McBride and Solar … Continue reading

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NSW Premier’s Literary Awards 2018 – Shortlists

The NSW Premier’s Literary Awards provide an opportunity to highlight the importance of literacy and to encourage everyone to enjoy and learn from the work of our writers. These annual awards honour distinguished achievement by Australian writers, contribute to Australia’s … Continue reading

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