Transit Lounge has acquired world rights to Eugen Bacon’s short story collection Danged Black Thing. Eugen Bacon is African Australian, a computer scientist who is increasingly becoming known internationally for her imaginative and speculative fiction. Her previous titles have been published by Meerkat in the U.S. and Newcon press in the U.K. Her novella Ivory’s […]
Every Family Has a Secret on SBS Tuesday 6 October 6.30pm or On Demand reveals the real- life story behind Mick McCoy’s amazing novel What the Light Reveals. Noni Hazlehurst helps Mick’s cousin Paul explore whether his father Dave really was a Russian spy.
Congratulations from all at Transit Lounge to Philip Salom on the shortlisting of The Returns.
Congratulations to John Kinsella on Displaced: A Rural Life being long listed for The Mark & Evette Moran Nib Literary Award. The shortlist will be announced on 1 September.
The Kowloon Kid: A Hong Kong Childhood shortlisted for The Courier-Mail People’s Choice Queensland Book of the Year Award 2020. Winner announced 4 September 2020. VOTE NOW at https://slq.qld.gov.au/form/the-courier-mail-peoples-choice Congratulations to Phil Brown from all at Transit Lounge
Congratulations from all at Transit Lounge to Amra Pajalic. Things Nobody Knows But Me has been shortlisted for the National Biography Award, Australia’s richest prize for Australian biography and memoir.https://www.sl.nsw.gov.au/awards/national-biography-award#:~:text=The%20National%20Biography%20Award%2C%20supported,Australian%20biographical%20writing%20and%20memoir.
Congratulations from all at Transit Lounge to Inez Baranay on being longlisted for the prestigious Colin Roderick Award 2020 for the best book published in Australia in 2019
Congratulations to Philip Salom from all at Transit Lounge on The Returns being longlisted for The Miles Franklin Award 2020.
Congratulations to S. L. Lim and all the winning and shortlisted authors in the N.S.W. Premiers Literary Awards. Do read Real Differences if you haven’t already. Revenge: Murder in Three Parts, SL’s second novel will be out on the 1 September 2020.