BREAKING NEWS: Australia’s Favourite Author – Heat 5 Results

by |January 17, 2016

Our quest to discover Australia’s favourite author continues, and the final heat was a biggie, with nearly 12,000 votes cast in less than 24 hours!

We’re delighted to announce that the following Aussie authors have made it through to the final round of voting…

Markus Zusak
Hannah Kent
Matthew Reilly
Andy Griffiths
Shaun Tan
Jackie French
Ruth Park
Dianne Blacklock
Tara Moss
Hugh Mackay
Paul Jennings
Peter Watt
Anna Campbell
Keri Arthur
Nick Earls

What a list! Congrats to all on making it through to the final round of voting next week! And this is the full list of authors to make it through to the final round…

Isobelle Carmody
Traci Harding

Garth Nix
Sofie Laguna
Liane Moriarty
Mem Fox
Kate Morton
Anita Heiss
Liz Byrski
Monica McInerney
Thomas Keneally
Fiona Wood
Christos Tsiolkas

Di Morrissey
Michael Robotham
Kerry Greenwood
Tony Park
Juliet Marillier
Bryce Courtenay
Mandy Magro
Anh Do
Helen Garner
Victoria Purman
Fiona Palmer
Joy Dettman
Debra Adelaide
Greg Fleet
Lucy Treloar
Banjo Paterson
Kylie Scott
Geraldine Brooks
Jacqueline Harvey
Fiona McIntosh
Melina Marchetta
Colleen McCullough
Rachael Treasure
Kate Grenville
Richard Flanagan
Charlotte Wood
Ellie Marney
Aaron Blabey
Trish Morey
Pamela Cook
Georgina Penney
Caroline Overington
Brooke Davis
Fiona McCallum
Judy Nunn
Rachael Johns
Tim Winton
Helene Young
Fleur McDonald
Miles Franklin
Bronwyn Parry
Loretta Hill
A.L. Tait
Kate Forsyth
John Marsden
Graeme Simsion
Alison Lester
Anna Funder
Markus Zusak
Hannah Kent
Matthew Reilly
Andy Griffiths
Shaun Tan
Jackie French
Ruth Park
Dianne Blacklock
Tara Moss
Hugh Mackay
Paul Jennings
Peter Watt
Anna Campbell
Keri Arthur
Nick Earls

Don’t forget to come back at midday Monday for the final vote to decide Australia’s Favourite Author!

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Andrew Cattanach is a regular contributor to The Booktopia Blog. He has been shortlisted for The Age Short Story Prize and was named a finalist for the 2015 Young Bookseller of the Year Award. He enjoys reading, writing and sleeping, though finds it difficult to do them all at once.

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  • Leeana

    January 25, 2016 at 8:18 am

    Traci Harding IS an Australian Author… she is in the wrong list.

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