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12 May 2023


The Speechwriter wins Russell Prize for Humour Writing

Martin McKenzie-Murray’s ‘savage, dark and uproariously funny’ satirical memoir The Speechwriter (Scribe) has won the $10,000 biennial Russell Prize for Humour Writing, Australia’s only humour writing prize. McKenzie-Murray’s fictional debut... Read more
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Ifeakandu wins Dylan Thomas Prize

In the UK, Nigerian author Arinze Ifeakandu has been awarded the £20,000 (A$37,350) Swansea University Dylan Thomas Prize for his debut God’s Children Are Little Broken Things (W&N). Judges praised the... Read more
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Mother Earth: Poems to celebrate the wonder of nature (Libby Hathorn, illus by Christina Booth, Lothian) x

Libby Hathorn and Christina Booth are the respected creators of the timely and beautiful poetry anthology for children Mother Earth: Poems to celebrate the wonder of nature. This volume is... Read more
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