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13 September 2022


Varuna announces 2023 residential fellowships

Varuna, the National Writers’ House has announced the recipients of its 2023 residential fellowships. The writers and their projects are: Eleanor Dark flagship fellowship Angela O’Keeffe, for her literary fiction... Read more


Ritchie wins 2022 Dorothy Hewett Award

Brendan Ritchie has won the 2022 Dorothy Hewett Award for an Unpublished Manuscript for his novel Eta Draconis. Ritchie, an academic and early-career novelist from the south coast of WA,... Read more
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Winter wins 2022 CLNZ Writers’ Award

Iona Winter has won the NZ$25,000 (A$22,300), Copyright Licensing New Zealand (CLNZ)/New Zealand Society of Authors (NZSA) Writers’ Award for her creative nonfiction project ‘A counter of moons’. Winter’s work... Read more


Bologna rights centre to open to adult publishers

Bologna Children’s Book Fair (BCBF) will expand its current BCBF Agents’ Centre to include rights professionals from across the industry, including adult general trade publishers. BCBF director Elena Pasoli said:... Read more
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A Tiny Light (Alison Lester, UQP) x

It’s always a delight when Alison Lester, one of Australia’s most well loved picture-book creators, releases a new story. A Tiny Light is her latest offering, a charming narrative in... Read more
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