David Grossman takes home the prestigious Man Booker International Prize. Read more
Alderman’s win comes just over a decade after her debut novel Disobedience, won the 2006 Orange Award for New Writers. Read more
The 2017 NSW Premier's Literary Award Winners announced Read more
A palliative care nurse, poet, university lecturer, and 2017 Stella Prize shortlistee among 2017 Miles Franklin longlisted authors
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
Marija Peričić was awarded the 2017 Australian/Vogel’s Literary Award. Read more
From Oprah’s Book Club Pick to Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author: Colson Whitehead Wins 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction
Discover the 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winners. Read more
Catherine de Saint Phalle: I suppose my mentors were books. Books that one devours, and which then seep into the humus of one’s soul.
Catherine de Saint Phalle discusses being mentored by books, and the differences between French and Australian literary culture. Read more
The Hate Race is not a book that everyone will love, but I’m proud of the impact it’s had, and the conversations it’s started: Stella Prize shortlistee, Maxine Beneba Clarke, on The Hate Race.
Maxine shares her thoughts about the process of memoir writing, the pull of the poetic form, and what it’s really like to write while female. Read more
The ABIAs celebrate Australian stories and the astounding talent in the Australian publishing industry. Read more