HEAT 3 Results: Your Favourite Australian Authors

by |January 15, 2018

Booktopia’s quest to discover your Favourite Australian Author continues!

Last week, thousands of you voted for your favourites in Heats 1, 2 and 3. Discover which authors you catapulted to the finals from Heat 1 and Heat 2.

Thank you all once again for voting in Heat 3 from Friday to Sunday! Your finalists for Heat 3 – and the authors who will be progressing to next week’s all-important final round – are…

Andy Griffiths
Caroline Overington
Christos Tsiolkas
Colleen McCullough
Fiona McIntosh
Graeme Base
Hannah Kent
Jay Kristoff
Matthew Reilly
Melina Marchetta
Michael Robotham
Rosie Waterland
Stan Grant
Tara Moss
Tricia Stringer

Featured Books: The 91-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton, The Lucky One by Caroline Overington, The Slap by Christos Tsiolkas, The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough, The Tea Gardens by Fiona McIntosh.

Featured Books: Animalia by Graeme Base, Burial Rites by Hannah Kent, Nevernight by Jay Kristoff, Seven Ancient Wonders by Matthew Reilly, Looking for Alibrandi by Melina Marchetta.

Featured Books: The Secrets She Keeps by Michael Robotham, Every Lie I’ve Ever Told by Rosie Waterland, Talking to My Country by Stan Grant, The Fictional Woman by Tara Moss, Jewel in the North by Tricia Stringer.

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  • January 15, 2018 at 5:07 pm

    Why isn’t Australian author Peter Watt on this list?

    • Tanaya Lowden

      January 16, 2018 at 8:28 am

      Hi Debrah,

      These are the results from Heat 3 of our #AusFaveAuthor poll. Peter Watt was not in Heat 3, however he is in Heat 4 which is now open for voting until Midday Wednesday 17th of January. You can vote for him here. The top 15 authors from each Heat will then progress to the Finals round of the poll.

      Kind regards,

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