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The 50 Must Read Australian Novels (40 to 31) (The Popular Vote 2010)

If we mometarily ignore the genius of Hal Porter (37) and the Nobel Prize winning Patrick White (32), the next ten titles on our list could be said to represent the best of modern writing in Australia. Who am I trying to kid? I can’t ignore Hal Porter or Patrick White. The next ten, therefore, can be said to represent the best of Australian writing. No more said. (Full List of 50 Must Rea... Read more

by | December 18, 2010

Winners of the 2010 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards

In July Arts Minister Peter Garrett announced the 29 great Australian titles on the 2010 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards shortlists. (see full list here) Today the Prime Minister announced the winners… Winners: 2010 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards Fiction: winners Dog Boy Eva Hornung The book In a deserted Moscow apartment building four-year-old Romochka waits for Uncle to come ho... Read more

by | November 8, 2010