Laurinda by Alice Pung has won the Ethel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature at the 2016 New South Wales Premier’s Literary Awards.
Steve Bracks AC talks with Tim Watts, George Megalogenis and Frank Bongiorno about Australia’s past, its future and books that take a look at who we are and what we can become.
Tickets: $20. Please book online.
Frank Bongiorno in conversation with Andrew Reeves.
Tickets: Free event.
BLACK INC. CONGRATULATES STUART KELLS
Black Inc. congratulates Stuart Kells, whose book Penguin and the Lane Brothers: The Untold Story of a Publishing Revolution has won the 2015 Ashurst Business Literature Prize. Alan Cameron AO, chair of the judging panel commented: “we found the winner was a delight to read—informative and entertaining at the same time”. Kells’ book is a groundbreaking counter-history and portrait of the three brothers who built the global publishing powerhouse, Penguin Books.
Body Lengths by Leisel Jones has been longlisted for the Small Publishers’ Adult Book of the Year at the 2016 Australian Book Industry Awards.