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1 August 2022

Age Book of the Year 2022 shortlists announced

The shortlists for the 2022 Age Book of the Year Award, which this year includes a prize for nonfiction, have been announced. The shortlisted works in each category are: Fiction... Read more


Nib Literary Award 2022 longlist announced

The longlist for the 2022 Mark and Evette Moran Nib Literary Award, worth $20,000, has been announced. The longlisted titles are: Currowan (Bronwyn Adcock, Black Inc.) Telling Tennant’s Story (Dean... Read more
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Unity Books wins NZ Bookshop of the Year; Hedleys recognised with Lifetime Achievement Award

Unity Books in Wellington was named winner of the Nielsen BookData Bookshop of the Year Award at the Aotearoa Book Trade Industry Awards on 30 July in Auckland. Unity Books,... Read more


Mossop appointed SWF artistic director x

Ann Mossop has been appointed artistic director of the Sydney Writers Festival (SWF) for a three-year term, replacing Michael Williams, who programmed the 2021 and 2022 Festivals. Mossop comes to... Read more
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People Who Lunch: Essays on work, leisure & loose living (Sally Olds, Upswell) x

People Who Lunch is the much-anticipated first book by Melbourne-based writer Sally Olds. Known among a devoted coterie of fans for her long-form standalone essays, Olds’ first full collection focuses... Read more


Read the latest Publishers Weekly x

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