2019 Tasmanian Premier’s Literary Prizes Longlists and Shortlists


The links below are to articles reporting on the longlists and shortlists of the 2019 Tasmanian Premier’s Literary Prizes.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/19/139612/longlists-for-tasmanian-premiers-literary-prizes-announced-2/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/14/140823/shortlists-for-tasmanian-premiers-literary-prizes-announced-2/

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2019 Inky Awards


The link below is to an article reporting on the 2019 Inky Awards, including the winner of the Gold Inky Award, Lynette Noni for ‘Whisper.’

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/19/139289/lynette-noni-wins-gold-inky-award/

2019 Not the Booker Prize Winner


The links below are to articles regarding the 2019 ‘Not the Booker Prize’ winner, Lara Williams, for her debut novel ‘Supper Club.’

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/sep/30/not-the-booker-supper-club-by-lara-williams-review-daring-and-sharp
https://www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2019/oct/11/not-the-booker-prize-2019-winner-live
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/17/141345/supper-club-wins-2019-not-the-booker/

On Judging the 2019 Booker Prize


The link below is to an article reporting on the judging of the 2019 Booker Prize.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/16/booker-prize-winners-margaret-atwood-bernardine-evaristo-judge

Peter Handke Reacts to Criticism of His Nobel Prize for Literature Win


The link below is to an article reporting on the reaction of Peter Handke to criticism of his winning of the Nobel Prize for Literature.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/16/peter-handke-hits-out-at-criticism-of-nobel-win

2019 Ngaio Marsh Award Winner


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the 2019 Ngaio Marsh Award for Best Crime Novel, Fiona Kidman for ‘This Mortal Boy.’

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/16/139302/ngaio-marsh-award-2019-winners-announced/

2019 Longlist for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Nonfiction


The links below are to articles reporting on the 2019 Longlist for the Baillie Gifford Prize for Nonfiction.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/09/16/139326/baillie-gifford-prize-for-nonfiction-2019-longlist-announced/
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/09/uk-baillie-gifford-prize-nonfiction-2019-longlist-of-twelve-titles/

More on the 2019 Booker Prize


The links below are to articles reporting on the shock joint winners of the Booker Prize for 2019, Margaret Atwood for The Testaments and Bernardine Evaristo for Girl, Woman, Other.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/15/booker-winners-bernardine-evaristo-margaret-atwood-rule-breaking
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/15/bernardine-evaristo-margaret-atwood-share-booker-prize-award