Australia’s Favourite Author 2019 Finalists: Vote Now!

by |January 29, 2019

The time has come to vote for your Favourite Australian Author of 2019!

We have received tens of thousands of nominations throughout January and sales of Australian books have been booming. Now, after tallying all the nominations, we have our 75 Finalists – as chosen by you!

Below you will find all 75 Finalists listed in alphabetical order (by first name). Vote now to ensure your Favourite Australian Author has the best chance of winning.

You can vote for as many authors as you like but you can only vote once for each finalist. And remember, voting will close at midnight on Thursday the 31st of January 2019, so vote now before it’s too late!

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  • Sam

    January 31, 2019 at 9:27 pm

    Where’s the ‘Will Kostakis’ option?

    • Sarah McDuling

      February 6, 2019 at 11:45 am

      Hi Sam, Make sure you nominate Will Kostakis next year so he can make it into the finals!

  • Dianne

    January 31, 2019 at 10:01 pm

    Wanted to vote for Adrian d’Hage bit he wasn’t listed
    Loved The Russian Affair.

    • Sarah McDuling

      February 6, 2019 at 11:46 am

      Hi Dianne, great choice! Make sure you remember to nominate Adrian d’Hage next year and he might make it into the finals!

  • Darla

    January 31, 2019 at 11:59 pm

    Where’s Emma Viskic, author of Resurrection Bay and And Fire Came Down?

    • Sarah McDuling

      February 6, 2019 at 11:47 am

      Hi Darla,

      We love Emma Viskic! Unfortunately she didn’t make it into the finals this year. Make sure you remember to nominate her next year!

  • Franz

    February 1, 2019 at 4:47 am

    1st Address for fast-reading novels is still Matthew Reilly

  • Roberta

    February 1, 2019 at 9:46 am

    How do I vote for Matthew Reilly?

  • Kay

    February 1, 2019 at 2:39 pm

    Vote Kate Morton

  • dennise aiken

    February 1, 2019 at 4:13 pm

    Libby weaver

  • Amy

    February 3, 2019 at 2:24 am

    Liane Moriarty (can’t spell today – sooo sick)
    I loooooooove every adventure I’ve been on through her words

  • margaret stapleton

    February 3, 2019 at 5:39 pm

    I love all Anna Jacob’s books – she has so many and I’ve never been disappointed with any oof her books. I recommend them to anyone.

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