Australia’s Favourite Author – Heat 2 Results

by |January 7, 2015

Another day, another 15 wonderful Australian writers making it through to the next round of voting for Australia’s Favourite Author.

It was a very tight round, with so many big names, the last places being decided by just a few votes. And we would never have guessed how many votes Banjo Paterson would receive, could he be crowned Australia’s Favourite Author?

Congratulations to the following authors on making it into our final poll, voting for the final top 50 to commence next Monday!

John Marsden
Di Morrissey
Banjo Paterson
Richard Flanagan
Rachael Johns
Anita Heiss
Jackie French
Shaun Tan
Tara Moss
Michael Robotham
Kimberly Freeman
Cathryn Hein
Mandy Magro
Alex Malley
Fiona McCallum

Which means we now have 30 authors that have made it into next weeks final round of voting. Here they are!

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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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  • John Mille r

    January 8, 2015 at 1:34 am

    Neville White, but he never took out Australian citizen ship.

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