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10 February 2017


Program announced for second Rock & Roll Writers Festival; new Melbourne event

The program for the second Rock & Roll Writers Festival, to be held at the Old Museum in Brisbane from 1-2 April, has been announced. Organisers have also announced a... Read more

the high places


McFarlane longlisted for £30,000 International Dylan Thomas Prize

Fiona McFarlane has been longlisted for the £30,000 (A$49,155) International Dylan Thomas Prize, run by Swansea University, for her short-story collection The High Places (Hamish Hamilton). McFarlane is one of... Read more
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MidnightSun celebrates fifth birthday

Adelaide-based small press MidnightSun is celebrating its fifth birthday on 10 February. The publisher began in 2012 with the launch of founder Anna Solding’s novel The Hum of Concrete. ‘Because... Read more


Margaret River Short Story Competition 2017 winner announced

Laura Elvery has won the 2017 Margaret River Short Story Competition for her story ‘Joiner Bay’. Competition judge Ellen van Neerven described ‘Joiner Bay’ as a ‘tender story about running... Read more
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New ‘Books+Publishing Junior’ reviews out now x

Books+Publishing’s latest Junior newsletter contains nine reviews of books publishing in February and March 2017. Garth Nix’s YA novel Frogkisser! (A&U, March) scored five stars from reviewer Dani Solomon. She... Read more
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