Winners to be announced 23 March 2020.
A huge congratulations to the Penguin Random House authors longlisted for the 2020 Indie Book Awards.
- Against All Odds by Craig Challen and Richard Harris
Debut Fiction Longlist
Illustrated Non-Fiction Longlist
- Ben Quilty by Ben Quilty
- The Tiny Star by Mem Fox and Freya Blackwood
The shortlist will be announced on 15 January 2020, and the category winners and overall book of the year will be announced at the Leading Edge Books conference in Brisbane on 23 March 2020.
Since the Awards inception twelve years ago, the Indies have a well-deserved reputation for picking the best of the best in Australian writing. Past Book of the Year winners have gone on to be bestsellers and win other major literary awards. Previous winners include: The Bush by Don Watson; The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan; The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman; All That I Am by Anna Funder; and Breath by Tim Winton.
Congratulations again to all authors longlisted.
We're thrilled to reveal the shortlist for the 2021 Penguin Literary Prize.
We are thrilled to announce that submissions for the annual Penguin Literary Prize are now open.
Winner to be announced on 16 July 2020.
And the winner is... Sophie Overett!
For the first time, a children’s picture book has won the Australian Book Industry Awards prestigious Book of the Year prize.
Winners to be announced on Wednesday 13 May.
Tara June Winch has won the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction and the Book of the Year.
Penguin Random House authors Caro Llewellyn and Tara June Winch have been shortlisted for the 2020 Stella Prize.
Winners will be revealed on 23 March 2020.
Tim Winton has won the 2019 Voss Literary Prize for his novel The Shepherd's Hut.
Winners will be announced on 30 January 2020.
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