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Walkley Book Award 2015 shortlist announced

The shortlist for the 2015 Walkley Book Award, which ‘celebrates the value and importance of long form journalism’, has been announced.

The shortlisted titles are:

  • Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen (Erik Jensen, Black Inc.)
  • The Straight Dope (Chip Le Grand, MUP)
  • The Family Court Murders (Debi Marshall, Ebury).


The shortlist was chosen from a longlist of 10. The winners of the Walkley Awards will be announced at a presentation in Melbourne on 3 December and will be broadcast live on Sky APAC.

A complete list of the finalists in all categories can be found here.


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