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17 October 2022

FNPOC Count report released x

The First Nations and People of Colour (FNPOC) Count, led by Victoria University senior lecturer Natalie Kon-yu, has released a report of its findings. The count took in a sample... Read more
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Tanner wins 2022 Albert Ullin award x

Illustrator and author Jane Tanner is the recipient of the 2022 Albert Ullin Award. The $10,000 biennial award was created with a bequest from the late Albert Ullin, a co-founder... Read more
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Queer YA novel wins 2022 Ampersand Prize x

Hardie Grant Children’s Publishing (HGCP) has announced Adelaide teacher and writer Elisa Chenoweth has won the 2022 Ampersand Prize for her young adult novel Maria Petranelli is Prepared for Anything... Read more
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HarperCollins US lays off ‘small number’ of employees

HarperCollins US has eliminated ‘a small number of positions’ due to slowing industry sales and rising costs, reports Publishers Weekly. In a memo to employees, CEO Brian Murphy said job... Read more


Sydney: A biography (Louis Nowra, NewSouth) x

Melbourne-born Louis Nowra moved to Sydney as an adult and has never lost his passion for his adopted home. Whether he’s describing the city’s mercurial weather, its elegant convict-designed colonial... Read more


Read the latest Publishers Weekly x

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