Crow’s Breath by John Kinsella has been shortlisted for the Colin Roderick Award. The award is presented to the best Australian book published in 2015. The judges’ comments follow. Ravages, both human and environmental, are the subject of John Kinsella’s Crow’s Breath, a masterful and mature collection of short stories. Kinsella’s stories are evocative, poetic, […]

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Black Rock White City by A. S. Patric has been shortlisted fro the prestigious  Miles Franklin Award 2016. Established  through the will of  My Brilliant Career author, Miles Franklin, the prize is awarded each year  to a novel which is of the highest literary merit and presents Australian life in many of its phases. Previous winners […]

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Black Rock White City by A. S. Patric, Immune Systems by Andy Jackson and On Brunswick Ground named in latest Australian Book Review as books of the year. Kevin Rabalais writes of On Brunswick Ground that ‘Catherine de Saint Phalle writes with a grace of style and searing authority about the way Melbournians live now. […]

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