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HarperCollins Publishers Australia is delighted to congratulate Mary Victoria on winning the 2012 Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Novel for Samiha’s Song (9780732290993). Congratulations also to Frank Victoria for winning Best Professional Artwork for the cover of Oracle’s Fire (9780732291006), also by Mary Victoria. To order, contact your HarperCollins Account Manager or Commercial Services on 1300-551-721.
Entries for the $60,000 Melbourne Prize for Literature 2012 and $30,000 Best Writing Award 2012 are open. The entry form is available at www.melbourneprize.orghttp://www.melbourneprize.org/ or call (03) 9696-4410 – entries close 16 July. Open to Victorian residents, all writing genres are eligible. Entry can be made either by the individual author or by nomination.
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