Events

Claire Dunn will be speaking about My Year Without Matches during a session at The Mind and Its Potential conference.

Tuesday 28 October
Time: 11:40am
Venue: The Concourse, Chatswood, NSW 2057.
Tickets: Please visit the conference website for information about registering.

Author talk with Sam Vincent.

Tuesday 28 October
Time: 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start.
Venue: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, NSW 2037.
Tickets: $10 / $7 concession / Gleeclub Free. Book via the Gleebooks website.

Victoria University Professional Writing and Editing presents Rotunda in the West

Alice Pung in conversation with Bruno Lettieri

Thursday 30 October
Time: 6:30pm for a 7:00pm start.
Venue: VU Bar, Level 0, Building M,  Victoria University, Footscray Park campus Ballarat Rd.
Tickets: $15 or $10 concession. Please RSVP to bruno.lettieri@vu.edu.au

Neryl Joyce will be a guest of the Disrupted Festival of Ideas. For more details about her events, please visit the festival website.

Friday 31 October

Alice Pung in conversation with Melina Marchetta

Monday 10 November
Time: 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start.
Venue: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, NSW 2037.
Tickets: Adults $10, Concession $7, Gleeclub members free. For bookings call 02 9660 2333 or email events@gleebooks.com.au.

Alice Pung in conversation with Anna Burkey from the Centre for Youth Literature about Laurinda.

Thursday 13 November
Time: 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start.
Venue:  Readings, 701 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn, VIC 3122.
Tickets: Free event. Please visit the Readings website for more information.


News

Night Games by Anna Krien has been longlisted for the 2014 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award.

The New York Times reviews Internal Medicine by Terrence Holt: “Holt dissects the medical experience in exquisite and restrained prose.”

Night Games by Anna Krien has won the award for Best True Crime book at the 2014 Davitt Awards.

The cover of Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia by David Hunt has been shortlisted for the Non-Fiction prize in the 2014 Australian Book Design Awards. Congratulations to our talented in-house designer Peter Long!

Night Games: Sex, Power and Sport by Anna Krien has been shortlisted for the WA Premier’s Book Awards.

Anzac's Long Shadow by James Brown, Why We Argue About Climate Change by Eric Knight and Battlers and Billionaires by Andrew Leigh have all been longlisted for the 2014 John Button Prize.

Black Inc. have listed the books it has entered for the Non-Fiction Prize of the 2014 Prime Minister's Literary Awards.

Black Inc. Publisher Chris Feik and Schwartz Media Director Morry Schwartz release statement regarding the decision to appoint Gerard Henderson chair of the judging panel for the 2014 Prime Minister's Literary Awards.