2017 Australian Literature Society (ALS) Gold Medal longlist

One Hundred Letters Home (Adam Aitken, Vagabond)

The Easy Way Out (Steven Amsterdam, Hachette)

Between a Wolf and a Dog (Georgia Blain, Scribe)

Ghostspeaking (Peter Boyle, Vagabond)

Letters to Pessoa (Michelle Cahill, Giramondo)

Bull Days (Tina Giannoukous, Arcadia)

Ahead of Us (Dennis Haskell, Fremantle Press)

The High Places (Fiona McFarlane, Hamish Hamilton)

Music and Freedom (Zoe Morrison, Vintage)

Wood Green (Sean Rabin, Giramondo)

The Museum of Modern Love (Heather Rose, A&U)

Ruins (Rajith Savandasa, Hachette)