Further IFLA committee appointments announced Two Australian library professionals have been elected to new positions on the International Federation of Library Associations (IFLA)’s Copyright and... Read more
Congratulations from all at Transit Lounge (www.transitlounge.com.au) to Roger Averill on winning the WA Premier’s Literary Awards Non-fiction Prize for Exile: The Lives and Hopes of Werner Pelz. The title is distributed by NewSouth Books. Orders to TL Distribution (02) 8778 9999 firstname.lastname@example.org
Allen & Unwin is thrilled that Eleanor Catton’s The Luminaries and Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Lowland have been shortlisted for the 2013 Man Booker Prize for Fiction.
The Luminaries Eleanor Catton (Granta) $29.99 9781847088765 ‘An elegant complexity animates this fine novel. The Luminaries is a remarkable tour de force, breathtaking in the layer upon layer of astrological lore it reveals throughout its great length.’ Sydney Morning Herald Read an extract.
The Lowland Jhumpa Lahiri (Bloomsbury) $29.99 9781408844557 ‘Lahiri attains new heights of artistry – flawless transparency, immersive intimacy with characters and place… a magnificent, universal, and indelible work of literature. An absolute triumph’ – Booklist Read an extract.
Warm congratulations to Eleanor Catton and Granta and to Jhumpa Lahiri and Bloomsbury from everyone at Allen & Unwin. Both titles are currently in stock with reprints scheduled during the month. To order please contact your Allen & Unwin account manager or UBD 1800 33 88 36
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