#aww2017 The Final Countdown

#aww2017 The Final Countdown

As end of the year draws closer, so too does the end of our #aww2017 challenge. A few of our challenge participants have begun clocking in their totals – a big thank you for this! – but you do still have up until the 31st of December to keep reading and...
The Real and Imagined Lives of Australia’s Writing Women: Drawing Sybylla by Odette Kelada

The Real and Imagined Lives of Australia’s Writing Women: Drawing Sybylla by Odette Kelada

Winner of the 2016 Dorothy Hewett Award for an unpublished manuscript, Drawing Sybylla is a novel about the challenges women writers have faced in pursuing the writing life.     On stage, a woman named Sybil Jones is making a speech. She is talking about the...
What’s out this month?

What’s out this month?

This year we aim to highlight new releases each month in our roundups. Since January is when we focus on the previous year’s challenge, recent new releases have been overshadowed, but here are a few fiction titles to look out for. Literary Angel, Libby. Trapeze...
New AWW Facebook groups and other news

New AWW Facebook groups and other news

We’ve been busy over the past few months, discussing how best to carry the AWW challenge into our sixth year. One of the problems we’ve identified is how diffuse our reading and reviewing community is. We have lots of participants who review books in a...