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Walkley Book Award 2019 shortlist announced

The Walkley Book Award 2019 shortlist has been announced.

The shortlisted titles are:

  • Rusted Off: Why country Australia is fed up (Gabrielle Chan, Vintage)
  • See What You Made Me Do (Jess Hill, Black Inc.)
  • Any Ordinary Day (Leigh Sales, Hamish Hamilton).

This year’s all-female shortlist was selected from a longlist announced in October. The winner will be announced at the Walkley Awards presentation on 28 November in Sydney.

The Walkley Book Award recognises excellence in Australian nonfiction and long-form journalism.

For more information about the 2019 shortlist, see the Walkley website.


Category: Awards Local news