Category Archives: Awards & Prize Lists

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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Peter Temple – Rest in Peace

      It is sad news for crime fiction readers, yesterday we learned about the demise of Peter Temple the critically and popularly acclaimed author of the “Jack Irish” novels, Bad Debts, Black Tide, Dead Point and White Dog, which … Continue reading

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Stella Prize Shortlist & Women’s Prize for Fiction Longlist 2018

I know we’re in the post International Women’s Day. However we can celebrate women’s writing all year long. There are remarkable women’s writers who write for women and also for the humanity as whole. The women’s prize for fiction and … Continue reading

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2018 Inky Awards Longlist

The Inky Awards recognise high-quality young adult literature, with the longlist and shortlist selected by young adults, and the winners voted for online by the teen readers of Inside a Dog. There are two awards: the Gold Inky Award for … Continue reading

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