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Asher Award 2017 Shortlist

The Australian Society of Authors (ASA) has announced the shortlist for the 2017 Asher Literary Award.

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Man Booker Prize Longlist 2017

This year’s Man Booker Prize longlist has been announced and the following titles are for you to borrow at City of Parramatta Library. 4 3 2 1 (Paul Auster, Faber)

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Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2016

The winners of the 2016 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards were announced. They provide Australians a diverse range of reading genres. Fiction (joint winners)

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The Man Booker winner 2016

The Man Booker has announced its 2016 winner today. Selected from 6 shortlisted authors, Paul Beatty‘s The sellout has won this year’s The Man Booker Prize, the first American writer to win the Man Booker prize, for a caustic satire on … Continue reading

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Man Booker Longlist 2016

South African-born Australian author J M Coetzee’s forthcoming novel The Schooldays of Jesus (Text, October) has been longlisted for the 2016 Man Booker Prize. The 13 books longlisted for the prize are:

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