Classics and Literary Round-up: May 2019

Classics and Literary Round-up: May 2019

How quickly the year is marching on. I know we say it every year, but it’s true isn’t it! May is worth hurrying to, however, because it’s when the longlist for our most famous literary award, the Miles Franklin, is announced. I’ll discuss that...
November 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

November 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

And so, the last month of the year has started. Those of you who have been following our challenge for a while now, will know that our November round-ups are our last “normal” round-ups of the year, as our December round-ups (posted of course in January)...
October 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

October 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

Can you believe that it is November – meaning another Challenge year is almost done? We still, though, have a few awards to report on – and well as all your reviews that keep coming in. The award announcements are the winners of the Queensland Literary...
August 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

August 2018 Round-up: Classics and Literary

August has been and gone, and the literary awards are starting to quieten down a bit, though of course the biggie  – the Miles Franklin Literary Award – was announced this month. The short lists for the Queensland Literary Awards were also announced. More...