Miles Franklin shortlist – four out of five women

Miles Franklin shortlist – four out of five women

Congratulations to all the authors shortlisted for the 2016 Miles Franklin prize. As with last year, four out of the five shortlisted authors are women. The shortlist is: Hope Farm by Peggy Frew Leap by Myfanwy Jones Black Rock White City by A.S. Patrić Salt Creek by...
Miles Franklin Shortlist and Awards Roundup

Miles Franklin Shortlist and Awards Roundup

  The shortlist for the 2015 Miles Franklin Literary Award was announced at the Australian Booksellers Association Conference at the State Library of Victoria. The shortlisted titles are: Golden Boys (Sonya Hartnett, Hamish Hamilton) The Eye of the Sheep (Sofie...
Miles Franklin 2015 Literary Award Longlist Announced

Miles Franklin 2015 Literary Award Longlist Announced

Ten books have been longlisted for this year’s Miles Franklin Literary Award and eight are by women writers. Two of the longlisted novels have been shortlisted for this year’s Stella prize — The Eye of the Sheep by Sofie Laguna and The Golden Age by Joan London....