The 2017 Miles Franklin Literary Award longlist has just been announced, with a palliative care nurse, poet, university lecturer, and 2017 Stella Prize shortlistee all making the list. The Miles Franklin Literary Award was established in 1957 through the will of writer Stella Miles Franklin. Her will stipulates that ‘[the] prize shall be awarded for the Novel for the year which is of the highes... Read more
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An Insomniac Musicologist, Stand-Up Comic, and Idealistic Student feature in the Man Booker International Shortlist.
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Sarah McDuling: "Frogkisser! is a pure delight to read and definitely my new favourite fractured fairytale" Read more
From Oprah’s Book Club Pick to Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author: Colson Whitehead Wins 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
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