Prime Minister's Literary Award

Given by Australian Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

388 Works / 390 Items 52,187 Livros 2,865 Críticas ½ 3.9
The Australian Prime Minister's Literary Awards (PMLA) were announced at the end of 2007 by the incoming Rudd Ministry following the 2007 election. They are administered by the Minister for the mostrar mais Arts. The awards were designed as "a new initiative celebrating the contribution of Australian literature to the nation's cultural and intellectual life." The awards are held annually and provide a tax-free prize of A$100,000 in each category, making it Australia's richest literary award in total, and among the richest literary prizes in the world. The award is given in the four categories of fiction, non-fiction, young adult and children's fiction, as selected by three judging panels. "The awards are open to works written by Australian citizens and permanent residents. Authors, publishers and literary agents are eligible to enter works, first published in the calendar year prior to the awards."[ mostrar menos
Todos, Winner (96), Shortlist (300)
Todos, 2023 (28), 2022 (6), 2021 (26), 2020 (27), 2019 (28), 2018 (26), 2017 (29), 2016 (26), 2015 (27), 2014 (29), 2013 (30), 2012 (29), 2011 (20), 2010 (29), 2009 (16), 2008 (14)

Winner 96

Unmaking Angas Downs: Myth and History on a Central Australian Pastoral Station por Shannyn PalmerAustralian History2023
Open Your Heart to Country por Jasmine SeymourChildren's Fiction2023
Cold Enough for Snow por Jessica AuFiction2023
My Father and Other Animals: How I Took on the Family Farm por Sam VincentNonfiction2023
At the Altar of Touch por Gavin Yuan GaoPoetry2023
The Greatest Thing por Sarah Winifred SearleYoung Adult Fiction2023
Semut: The Untold Story of a Secret Australian Operation in WWII Borneo por Christine HelliwellAustralian History2022
Mina and the Whole Wide World por Sherryl ClarkChildren's Fiction2022
Red Heaven por Nicolas RothwellFiction2022
Rogue Forces: An Explosive Insiders' Account of Australian SAS War Crimes in Afghanistan por Mark WillacyNonfiction2022
Human Looking por Andy JacksonPoetry2022
The Gaps por Leanne HallYoung Adult Fiction2022
People of the River: Lost Worlds of Early Australia por Grace KarskensAustralian History2021
Fly on the Wall por Remy LaiChildren's Fiction2021
How To Make A Bird por Meg McKinlayChildren's Fiction2021
The Labyrinth por Amanda LohreyFiction2021
The Stranger Artist: Life at the Edge of Kimberley Painting por Quentin SpragueNonfiction2021
The Strangest Place: New and Selected Poems por Stephen EdgarPoetry2021
Metal Fish, Falling Snow por Cath MooreYoung Adult Fiction2021
Meeting the Waylo : Aboriginal Encounters in the Archipelago por Tiffany ShellamAustralian History2020
Cooee Mittigar por Jasmine SeymourChildren's Fiction2020
The Yield por Tara June WinchFiction2020
Songspirals: Sharing women's wisdom of Country through songlines por Gay'wu Group of WomenNonfiction2020
Sea People: The Puzzle of Polynesia por Christina ThompsonNonfiction2020
The lost arabs por Omar SakrPoetry2020
How It Feels to Float por Helena FoxYoung Adult Fiction2020
The Bible in Australia: A Cultural History por Meredith LakeAustralian History2019
His Name Was Walter por Emily RoddaChildren's Fiction2019
The Death of Noah Glass por Gail JonesFiction2019
Half the Perfect World: Writers, Dreamers and Drifters on Hydra, 1955–1964 (Biography) por Paul GenoniNonfiction2019
Sun Music por Judith BeveridgePoetry2019
The Things That Will Not Stand por Michael Gerard BauerYoung Adult Fiction2019
Pea Pod Lullaby por Glenda MillardChildren's Fiction2018
Border districts por Gerald MurnaneFiction2018
Asia's Reckoning: China, Japan, and the Fate of U.S. Power in the Pacific Century por Richard McGregorNonfiction2018
Blindness and Rage : A Phantasmagoria por Brian CastroPoetry2018
This is my song por Richard YaxleyYoung Adult Fiction2018
John Curtin's War: The coming of war in the Pacific, and reinventing Australia por John EdwardsAustralian History2017
Atomic Thunder: The Maralinga Story por Elizabeth TYNANAustralian History2017
Home in the Rain por Bob GrahamChildren's Fiction2017
Dragonfly Song por Wendy OrrChildren's Fiction2017
Their Brilliant Careers: The Fantastic Lives of Sixteen Extraordinary Australian Writers por Ryan O'NeillFiction2017
Quicksilver por Nicolas RothwellNonfiction2017
Headwaters por Anthony LawrencePoetry2017
Words in Deep Blue por Cath CrowleyYoung Adult Fiction2017
The Story of Australia's People: The Rise and Fall of Ancient Australia por Geoffrey BlaineyAustralian History2016
Let My People Go - The untold story of Australia and the Soviet Jews 1959-89 por Sam [Ed] LipskiAustralian History2016
Sister Heart por Sally MorganChildren's Fiction2016
The Life of Houses por Lisa GortonFiction2016
The Natural Way of Things por Charlotte WoodFiction2016
On Stalin's Team: The Years of Living Dangerously in Soviet Politics por Sheila FitzpatrickNonfiction2016
Thea Astley: Inventing Her Own Weather por Karen LambNonfiction2016
The Hazards (UQP Poetry Series) por Sarah Holland-BattPoetry2016
A Single Stone por Meg McKinlayYoung Adult Fiction2016
Charles Bean por Ross CoulthartAustralian History2015
The Spy Catchers: The Official History of ASIO, 1949-1963 por David HornerAustralian History2015
One Minute's Silence por David MetzenthenChildren's Fiction2015
The Golden Age por Joan LondonFiction2015
John Olsen : an artist's life por Darleen BungeyNonfiction2015
Wild Bleak Bohemia por Michael WildingNonfiction2015
Poems 1957-2013 por Geoffrey LehmannPoetry2015
The Protected por Claire ZornYoung Adult Fiction2015
Broken Nation: Australians in the Great War por Joan BeaumontAustralian History2014
Australia's secret war : how trade unions sabotaged Australian Military Forces in World War II por Hal ColebatchAustralian History2014
The Silver Button por Bob GrahamChildren's Fiction2014
A World of Other People por Steven CarrollFiction2014
The Narrow Road to the Deep North por Richard FlanaganFiction2014
Moving Among Strangers: Randolph Stow and My Family por Gabrielle CareyNonfiction2014
Madeleine: A Life of Madeleine St John por Helen TrincaNonfiction2014
Drag down to unlock or place an emergency call por Melinda SmithPoetry2014
The incredible here and now por Felicity CastagnaYoung Adult Fiction2014
Farewell, Dear People: Biographies of Australia's Lost Generation por Ross McMullinAustralian History2013
Red por Libby GleesonChildren's Fiction2013
Questions of Travel por Michelle De KretserFiction2013
The Australian Moment por George MegalogenisNonfiction2013
Jam Tree Gully: Poems por John KinsellaPoetry2013
Fog a Dox por Bruce PascoeYoung Adult Fiction2013
The Biggest Estate on Earth: How Aborigines Made Australia por Bill GammageAustralian History2012
Goodnight, Mice! por Frances WattsChildren's Fiction2012
Foal's Bread por Gillian MearsFiction2012
An eye for eternity : the life of Manning Clark por Mark McKennaNonfiction2012
Interferon psalms : 33 psalms on the 99 names of God por Luke DaviesPoetry2012
When We Were Two por Robert NewtonYoung Adult Fiction2012
Shake a leg por Boori Monty PryorChildren's Fiction2011
Traitor por Stephen DaisleyFiction2011
The Hard Light of Day: An Artist's Story of Friendships in Arrernte Country por Rod MossNonfiction2011
Graffiti Moon por Cath CrowleyYoung Adult Fiction2011
Star jumps por Lorraine MarwoodChildren's Fiction2010
Dog Boy por Eva HornungFiction2010
The Colony: A History of Early Sydney por Grace KarskensNonfiction2010
Confessions of a Liar, Thief and Failed Sex God por Bill CondonYoung Adult Fiction2010
The Boat por Nam LeFiction2009
House of Exile: War, Love and Literature, from Berlin to Los Angeles por Evelyn JuersNonfiction2009
Drawing the Global Colour Line: White Men's Countries and the International Challenge of Racial Equality por Marilyn LakeNonfiction2009
The Zookeepers War por Steven ConteFiction2008
Ochre and Rust: Artefacts and Encounters on Australian Frontiers por Philip JonesNonfiction2008

Shortlist 300

Unmaking Angas Downs: Myth and History on a Central Australian Pastoral Station por Shannyn PalmerAustralian History2023
Elizabeth and John: The Macarthurs of Elizabeth Farm por Alan AtkinsonAustralian History2023
Saving the Reef: The Human Story Behind One of Australia's Greatest Environmental Treasures por Rohan LloydAustralian History2023
Black Lives, White Law: Locked Up and Locked Out in Australia por Russell MarksAustralian History2023
Justice in Kelly Country: The Story of the Cop Who Hunted Australia's Most Notorious Bushrangers por Lachlan StrahanAustralian History2023
Open Your Heart to Country por Jasmine SeymourChildren's Fiction2023
The Dunggiirr Brothers and the Caring Song of the Whale por Shaa SmithChildren's Fiction2023
My Strange Shrinking Parents por Zeno SworderChildren's Fiction2023
Zadie Ma and the Dog Who Chased the Moon por Gabrielle WangChildren's Fiction2023
Cold Enough for Snow por Jessica AuFiction2023
Losing Face por George HaddadFiction2023
The Lovers por Yumna KassabFiction2023
The Sun Walks Down por Fiona McFarlaneFiction2023
Other Houses por Paddy O'ReillyFiction2023
My Father and Other Animals: How I Took on the Family Farm por Sam VincentNonfiction2023
We Come With This Place por Debra DankNonfiction2023
Indelible City: Dispossession and Defiance in Hong Kong por Louisa LimNonfiction2023
Shirley Hazzard: A Writing Life por Brigitta OlubasNonfiction2023
A World in a Shell: Snail Stories for a Time of Extinctions por Thom Van DoorenNonfiction2023
At the Altar of Touch por Gavin Yuan GaoPoetry2023
Harvest Lingo por Lionel FogartyPoetry2023
The Jaguar por Sarah Holland-BattPoetry2023
Clean por Scott-Patrick Mitchell (Editor)Poetry2023
The Greatest Thing por Sarah Winifred SearleYoung Adult Fiction2023
Ask No Questions por Eva CollinaYoung Adult Fiction2023
What We All Saw por Mike LucasYoung Adult Fiction2023
Sugar por Carly NugentYoung Adult Fiction2023
The Upwelling por Lystra RoseYoung Adult Fiction2023
Pathfinders: A history of Aboriginal trackers in NSW por Michael BennettAustralian History2021
The Convict Valley: The Bloody Struggle on Australia's Early Frontier por Mark DunnAustralian History2021
Ceremony Men: Making Ethnography and the Return of the Strehlow Collection (SUNY series, Tribal Worlds: Critical Studies in American Indian Nation Building) por Jason M. GibsonAustralian History2021
The Year the Maps Changed por Danielle BinksChildren's Fiction2021
A Treacherous Country por K.M. KruiminkFiction2021
In the Time of Foxes por Jo LennanFiction2021
Lucky's por Andrew PipposFiction2021
The Bass Rock por Evie WyldFiction2021
The Details: On Love, Death and Reading por Tegan Bennett DaylightNonfiction2021
Flight Lines por Andrew DarbyNonfiction2021
Truganini: Journey Through the Apocalypse por Cassandra PybusNonfiction2021
The Altar Boys por Suzanne SmithNonfiction2021
Homer Street por Laurie DugganPoetry2021
Change Machine por Jaya SavigePoetry2021
Shorter Lives por John A. ScottPoetry2021
The F team por Rawah ArjaYoung Adult Fiction2021
The End of the World Is Bigger than Love por Davina BellYoung Adult Fiction2021
When Rain Turns to Snow por Jane GodwinYoung Adult Fiction2021
Loner por Georgina YoungYoung Adult Fiction2021
From Secret Ballot to Democracy Sausage: How Australia Got Compulsory Voting por Judith BrettAustralian History2020
Sludge: Disaster on Victoria's Goldfields por Peter DaviesAustralian History2020
Progressive New World: How Settler Colonialism and Transpacific Exchange Shaped American Reform por Marilyn LakeAustralian History2020
The Oarsmen por Scott PattersonAustralian History2020
One careless night por Christina BoothChildren's Fiction2020
Catch a Falling Star por Meg McKinlayChildren's Fiction2020
The Death of Jesus por J. M. CoetzeeFiction2020
Exploded view por Carrie TiffanyFiction2020
Wolfe Island por Lucy TreloarFiction2020
The Weekend por Charlotte WoodFiction2020
Enchantment of the Long-haired Rat, The por Tim BonyhadyNonfiction2020
See What You Made Me Do: Power, Control and Domestic Violence por Jess HillNonfiction2020
Hearing Maud : A Journey for a Voice por Jessica WhiteNonfiction2020
The future keepers por Nandi ChinnaPoetry2020
Empirical por Lisa GortonPoetry2020
Heide por PioPoetry2020
The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling por Wai ChimYoung Adult Fiction2020
The Honeyman and the Hunter por Neil GrantYoung Adult Fiction2020
When the Ground Is Hard por Malla NunnYoung Adult Fiction2020
This Is How We Change the Ending por Vikki WakefieldYoung Adult Fiction2020
Deep Time Dreaming: Uncovering Ancient Australia por Billy GriffithsAustralian History2019
Dancing in Shadows: Histories of Nyungar Performance por Anna HaebichAustralian History2019
The Land of Dreams por D. A. KempAustralian History2019
You Daughters Of Freedom: The Australians Who Won the Vote and Inspired the World por Clare WrightAustralian History2019
Sonam and the Silence por Eddie AyresChildren's Fiction2019
Waiting for Chicken Smith por David MackintoshChildren's Fiction2019
Incredible Freedom Machines por Kirli SaundersChildren's Fiction2019
The Feather por Margaret WildChildren's Fiction2019
A Stolen Season por Rodney HallFiction2019
Too Much Lip por Melissa LucashenkoFiction2019
Saudade por Suneeta Peres da CostaFiction2019
Beautiful Revolutionary por Laura Elizabeth WoollettFiction2019
A certain light : a memoir of family, loss and hope por Cynthia BanhamNonfiction2019
Rusted Off: Why Country Australia Is Fed Up por Gabrielle ChanNonfiction2019
The Arsonist por Chloe HooperNonfiction2019
Axiomatic por Maria TumarkinNonfiction2019
Newcastle sonnets por Keri GlastonburyPoetry2019
Blakwork por Alison WhittakerPoetry2019
Between Us por Clare AtkinsYoung Adult Fiction2019
Lenny's Book of Everything por Karen FoxleeYoung Adult Fiction2019
The Art of Taxidermy por Sharon KernotYoung Adult Fiction2019
Cicada por Shaun TanYoung Adult Fiction2019
The Enigmatic Mr Deakin por Judith BrettAustralian History2018
Hidden in Plain View: The Aboriginal People of Coastal Sydney por Paul IrishAustralian History2018
Beautiful Balts: From Displaced Persons to New Australians por Jayne PersianAustralian History2018
Indigenous and other Australians since 1901 por Tim RowseAustralian History2018
Storm Whale por Sarah BrennanChildren's Fiction2018
Feathers por Phil CummingsChildren's Fiction2018
A Long Way from Home por Peter CareyFiction2018
The Life to Come por Michelle De KretserFiction2018
First Person por Richard FlanaganFiction2018
Taboo por Kim ScottFiction2018
Unbreakable por Jelena DokicNonfiction2018
Mischka's War: A Story of Survival from War-Torn Europe to New York por Sheila FitzpatrickNonfiction2018
The Library: A Catalogue of Wonders por Stuart KellsNonfiction2018
No Front Line: Australia's Special Forces at War in Afghanistan por Chris MastersNonfiction2018
Archipelago por Adam AitkenPoetry2018
Chatelaine por Bonny Cassidy (ed)Poetry2018
Domestic interior por Fiona WrightPoetry2018
My lovely Frankie por Judith ClarkeYoung Adult Fiction2018
Living on Hope Street por Demet DivarorenYoung Adult Fiction2018
The ones that disappeared por Zana FraillonYoung Adult Fiction2018
Ruben por Bruce WhatleyYoung Adult Fiction2018
'A Passion for Exploring New Countries' - Matthew Flinders & George Bass por Josephine BastianAustralian History2017
Valiant for Truth: The Life of Chester Wilmot, War Correspondent por Peter BruneAustralian History2017
Evatt: A Life por John MurphyAustralian History2017
A Handful of Sand: The Gurindji Struggle, After the Walk-Off por Charlie WardAustralian History2017
Blue Sky Yellow Kite por Janet A. HolmesChildren's Fiction2017
My Brother por Dee HuxleyChildren's Fiction2017
Figgy and the President por Tamsin JanuChildren's Fiction2017
The Easy Way Out por Steven AmsterdamFiction2017
The last days of Ava Langdon por Mark O'FlynnFiction2017
Waiting por Philip SalomFiction2017
Extinctions por Josephine WilsonFiction2017
Mick: A Life of Randolph Stow por Suzanne FalkinerNonfiction2017
The Art of Time Travel: Historians and Their Craft por Tom GriffithsNonfiction2017
Our Man Elsewhere: In Search of Alan Moorehead por Thornton McCamishNonfiction2017
The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art por Sebastian SmeeNonfiction2017
Painting Red Orchids por Eileen ChongPoetry2017
Fragments por Antigone KefalaPoetry2017
The Bone Sparrow por Zana FraillonYoung Adult Fiction2017
The Stars at Oktober Bend por Glenda MillardYoung Adult Fiction2017
Forgetting Foster por Dianne TouchellYoung Adult Fiction2017
One would think the deep por Claire ZornYoung Adult Fiction2017
Red Professor: The Cold War life of Fred Rose por Peter MonteathAustralian History2016
Ned Kelly: A Lawless Life por Doug MorrisseyAustralian History2016
Perfect por Danny ParkerChildren's Fiction2016
The greatest Gatsby por Tohby RiddleChildren's Fiction2016
Mr Huff por Anna WalkerChildren's Fiction2016
Forever young por Steven CarrollFiction2016
The World Repair Video Game por David IrelandFiction2016
Quicksand por Steve ToltzFiction2016
Second half first por Drusilla ModjeskaNonfiction2016
Island Home: A Landscape Memoir por Tim WintonNonfiction2016
Net needle por Robert AdamsonPoetry2016
Cocky's Joy por Michael FarrellPoetry2016
Waiting for the Past por Les MurrayPoetry2016
Becoming Kirrali Lewis por Jane HarrisonYoung Adult Fiction2016
Illuminae por Amie KaufmanYoung Adult Fiction2016
In-between Days por Vikki WakefieldYoung Adult Fiction2016
Green Valentine por Lili WilkinsonYoung Adult Fiction2016
The Europeans in Australia: Volume 3: Nation por Alan AtkinsonAustralian History2015
Descent into Hell: The Fall of Singapore - Pudu and Changi - the Thai-Burma Railway por Peter BruneAustralian History2015
Menzies at War por Anne HendersonAustralian History2015
Two wolves por Tristan BancksChildren's Fiction2015
My Dad Is A Bear por Nicola ConnellyChildren's Fiction2015
My Two Blankets por Irena KobaldChildren's Fiction2015
Withering-by-Sea por Judith RossellChildren's Fiction2015
Amnesia por Peter CareyFiction2015
In Certain Circles por Elizabeth HarrowerFiction2015
Golden Boys por Sonya HartnettFiction2015
To Name Those Lost por Rohan WilsonFiction2015
Private Bill: In Love and War por Barrie CassidyNonfiction2015
This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial por Helen GarnerNonfiction2015
Encountering the Pacific in the Age of the Enlightenment por John GascoigneNonfiction2015
Exhibits of the sun por Stephen EdgarPoetry2015
Earth Hour por David MaloufPoetry2015
Are You Seeing Me? por Darren GrothYoung Adult Fiction2015
The Astrologer's Daughter por Rebecca LimYoung Adult Fiction2015
Tigers on the Beach por Doug MacLeodYoung Adult Fiction2015
Flagship: The Cruiser HMAS Australia II and the Pacific War on Japan por Mike CarltonAustralian History2014
Arthur Phillip: Sailor, Mercenary, Governor, Spy por Michael PembrokeAustralian History2014
The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka por Clare WrightAustralian History2014
Song for a Scarlet Runner por Julie HuntChildren's Fiction2014
The Categorical Universe of Candice Phee por Barry JonsbergChildren's Fiction2014
Kissed by the Moon por Alison LesterChildren's Fiction2014
Rules of Summer por Shaun TanChildren's Fiction2014
The Night Guest por Fiona McFarlaneFiction2014
Coal Creek por Alex MillerFiction2014
Belomor por Nicolas RothwellFiction2014
The Lucky Culture And The Rise Of An Australian Ruling Class por Nick CaterNonfiction2014
Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power por Philip DwyerNonfiction2014
Rendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World por Michael FulliloveNonfiction2014
Tempo por Sarah DayPoetry2014
Eldershaw por Stephen EdgarPoetry2014
1953 por Geoff PagePoetry2014
Pureheart por Cassandra GoldsYoung Adult Fiction2014
Girl Defective por Simmone HowellYoung Adult Fiction2014
Life in Outer Space por Melissa KeilYoung Adult Fiction2014
The First Third por Will KostakisYoung Adult Fiction2014
The Sex Lives of Australians por Frank BongiornoAustralian History2013
Sandakan por Paul HamAustralian History2013
Gough Whitlam : his time : the biography. Volume II por Jenny HockingAustralian History2013
The Censor's Library: Uncovering the Lost History of Australia's Banned Books por Nicole MooreAustralian History2013
What's the Matter, Aunty May? por Peter FriendChildren's Fiction2013
Today We Have No Plans por Jane GodwinChildren's Fiction2013
The Beginner's Guide to Revenge por Marianne MusgroveChildren's Fiction2013
Floundering por Romy AshFiction2013
The Chemistry of Tears por Peter CareyFiction2013
Lost Voices por C. J. KochFiction2013
Mateship With Birds por Carrie TiffanyFiction2013
Bradman's War por Malcolm KnoxNonfiction2013
Uncommon Soldier: The Story of the Making of Today's Diggers por Chris MastersNonfiction2013
The Australian Moment por George MegalogenisNonfiction2013
Plein airs and graces : the life and times of George Collingridge por Adrian MitchellNonfiction2013
Bold Palates: Australia's Gastronomic Heritage por Barbara SantichNonfiction2013
Burning rice por Eileen ChongPoetry2013
The sunlit zone por Lisa JacobsonPoetry2013
Liquid nitrogen por Jennifer MaidenPoetry2013
Crimson crop. por Peter RosePoetry2013
Every Thing Left Unsaid por Jessica DavidsonYoung Adult Fiction2013
The Children of the King por Sonya HartnettYoung Adult Fiction2013
Grace beside me por Sue McphersonYoung Adult Fiction2013
Friday Brown por Vikki WakefieldYoung Adult Fiction2013
1835: The Founding of Melbourne & the Conquest of Australia por James BoyceAustralian History2012
Immigration nation : the secret history of us [videorecording] por Jacob HickeyAustralian History2012
Breaking the Sheep's Back por Charles MassyAustralian History2012
Indifferent Inclusion: Aboriginal People and the Australian Nation por Russell McGregorAustralian History2012
Evangeline, the wish keeper's helper por Maggie AldersonChildren's Fiction2012
The Jewel Fish of Karnak por Graeme BaseChildren's Fiction2012
Father's day por Anne BrooksbankChildren's Fiction2012
Come down, cat! por Sonya HartnettChildren's Fiction2012
All That I Am por Anna FunderFiction2012
Sarah Thornhill por Kate GrenvilleFiction2012
Forecast: Turbulence por Janette Turner HospitalFiction2012
Autumn Laing por Alex MillerFiction2012
A Short History of Christianity por Geoffrey BlaineyNonfiction2012
Michael Kirby: Paradoxes and Principles por A. J. BrownNonfiction2012
Kinglake-350 por Adrian HylandNonfiction2012
When horse became saw por Anthony MacrisNonfiction2012
Ashes in the Air por Ali AlizadehPoetry2012
Armour por John KinsellaPoetry2012
Southern Barbarians por John MateerPoetry2012
A Straight Line to My Heart por Bill CondonYoung Adult Fiction2012
Being Here por Barry JonsbergYoung Adult Fiction2012
Pan's Whisper por Sue LawsonYoung Adult Fiction2012
Alaska por Sue SalibaYoung Adult Fiction2012
Why I Love Australia por Bronwyn BancroftChildren's Fiction2011
Flyaway por Lucy ChristopherChildren's Fiction2011
Now por Morris GleitzmanChildren's Fiction2011
April and Esme Tooth Fairies por Bob GrahamChildren's Fiction2011
Notorious por Roberta LowingFiction2011
When Colts Ran por Roger McDonaldFiction2011
Glissando : a melodrama por David MusgraveFiction2011
That Deadman Dance por Kim ScottFiction2011
Sydney por Delia FalconerNonfiction2011
How To Make Gravy: A to Z, A Mongrel Memoir por Paul KellyNonfiction2011
The Party: The Secret World of China's Communist Rulers por Richard McGregorNonfiction2011
Claude Levi-Strauss: The Poet in the Laboratory por Patrick WilckenNonfiction2011
Good Oil por Laura BuzoYoung Adult Fiction2011
The Three Loves of Persimmon por Cassandra GoldsYoung Adult Fiction2011
About a Girl por Joanne HornimanYoung Adult Fiction2011
The Piper's Son por Melina MarchettaYoung Adult Fiction2011
Cicada Summer por Kate ConstableChildren's Fiction2010
The Terrible Plop por Ursula DubosarskyChildren's Fiction2010
Just Macbeth! por Andy GriffithsChildren's Fiction2010
Mr Chicken Goes to Paris por Leigh HobbsChildren's Fiction2010
Running with the Horses por Alison LesterChildren's Fiction2010
Mannie and the Long Brave Day por Martine MurrayChildren's Fiction2010
Tensy Farlow and the home for mislaid children por Jen StorerChildren's Fiction2010
Harry & Hopper por Margaret WildChildren's Fiction2010
Summertime: Scenes from Provincial Life por J. M. CoetzeeFiction2010
The Book Of Emmett por Deborah ForsterFiction2010
The lake woman : a romance por Alan GouldFiction2010
Ransom por David MaloufFiction2010
Lovesong por Alex MillerFiction2010
As the Earth Turns Silver por Alison WongFiction2010
The Water Dreamers: The Remarkable History of Our Dry Continent por Michael CathcartNonfiction2010
Strange Places: a Memoir of Mental Illness por Will ElliottNonfiction2010
The Life and Death of Democracy por John KeaneNonfiction2010
The Blue Plateau: An Australian Pastoral por Mark TredinnickNonfiction2010
The Ghost at the Wedding: A True Story por Shirley WalkerNonfiction2010
Stolen por Lucy ChristopherYoung Adult Fiction2010
The Winds of Heaven por Judith ClarkeYoung Adult Fiction2010
The Museum of Mary Child por Cassandra GoldsYoung Adult Fiction2010
Swerve por Phillip GwynneYoung Adult Fiction2010
Jarvis 24 por David MetzenthenYoung Adult Fiction2010
Beatle Meets Destiny por Gabrielle WilliamsYoung Adult Fiction2010
The Pages por Murray BailFiction2009
People of the Book por Geraldine BrooksFiction2009
Wanting por Richard FlanaganFiction2009
Everything I Knew por Peter GoldsworthyFiction2009
One Foot Wrong por Sofie LagunaFiction2009
The Boat por Nam LeFiction2009
The Good Parents por Joan LondonFiction2009
Van Diemen's Land por James BoyceNonfiction2009
Doing Life: A Biography of Elizabeth Jolley por Brian DibbleNonfiction2009
Gough Whitlam: A Moment in History por Jenny HockingNonfiction2009
Tall Man: The Death of Doomadgee por Chloe HooperNonfiction2009
The Henson Case por David MarrNonfiction2009
American Journeys por Don WatsonNonfiction2009
Sorry por Gail JonesFiction2008
Burning in por Mireille JuchauFiction2008
The Widow and Her Hero por Thomas KeneallyFiction2008
Jamaica por Malcolm KnoxFiction2008
The Complete Stories por David MaloufFiction2008
El Dorado por Dorothy PorterFiction2008
Napoleon: The Path to Power por Philip DwyerNonfiction2008
A History of Queensland por Raymond EvansNonfiction2008
My Life as a Traitor: An Iranian Memoir por Zarah GhahramaniNonfiction2008
Shakespeare's Wife por Germaine GreerNonfiction2008
Vietnam: The Australian War por Paul HamNonfiction2008
Cultural Amnesia: Necessary Memories from History and the Arts por Clive JamesNonfiction2008


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