The big book news keeps rolling in, with bestselling Australian author Hannah Kent to release her new novel, The Good People, in 2016.
Kent’s 2013 debut Burial Rites was an international bestseller, is now being developed into a movie set to star Jennifer Lawrence, and won a couple of awards…
Winner Of The 2014 Indie Awards Debut Fiction Of The Year
Winner Of The Victorian Premier’s Literary Award People’s Choice Award 2014
Winner Of The Faw Christina Stead Award 2014
Winner Of The Aba Nielson Bookdata Booksellers’ Choice Award 2014
Shortlisted For The Stella Prize 2014
Shortlisted For The Baileys Women’s Prize For Fiction 2014
Shortlisted For The Victorian Premier’s Literary Award For Fiction 2014
Shortlisted For The Abia Literary Fiction Book Of The Year 2014
Shortlisted For The Als Gold Medal 2014
Shortlisted For The Guardian First Book Award 2013
Shortlisted For The Nib Waverley Award For Literature 2013
So, yeah, The Good People is going to be very good, people.
Pre-order your copy today.
by Hannah Kent
The long awaited new book from award-winning Australian novelist Hannah Kent.
The Good People is the follow up to her bestselling debut Burial Rites, which has been translated into over twenty languages and was shortlisted for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction (formerly the Orange Prize) and the Guardian First Book Award.
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