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2012 Australian and New Zealand titles on the IMPAC Longlist

I am delighted to see so many titles from Australia and New Zealand on the IMPAC longlist, and even more pleased to see that I have already reviewed most of them! 174 more words


2012 Victorian Premier's Awards Shortlist

The 2012  Victorian Premier’s Awards Shortlist has been announced:

Prize for Fiction

Cold Light, by Frank Moorhouse

Cold Light by Frank Moorhouse is third in his ‘Edith’ trilogy comprising Grand Days and Dark Palace.   I read these years ago when they were first published, and enjoyed both the strong characterisation and the piquancy of reading about a… 1,576 more words


2012 Miles Franklin Literary Award shortlist

Here’s the 2012 Shortlist for the Miles Franklin Literary Award, announced today.  Congratulations to all the authors, editors and publishers!

Blood by Tony Birch (University of Queensland Press).  774 more words

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Cold Light, by Frank Moorhouse (Combined Reviews)

Update: to see my review, click here.


Oh dear, I’ve run out of time to finish reading Cold Light by Frank Moorhouse in time for the Miles Franklin shortlist.  236 more words

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Barbara Jefferis Award shortlist 2012

Update 23 May 2012:
All That I Am by Anna Funder was announced as the winner of the Barbara Jefferis Award today.

Appropriately, on International Women’s Day, the 2012 shortlist for the Barbara Jefferis Award has been announced.  109 more words