2019 Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction Winner


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the 2019 Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction, ‘The Glad Shout,’ by Alice Robinson.

For more visit:
www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/11/14/142143/the-glad-shout-wins-readings-prize-for-new-australian-fiction/

2019 Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction Winner


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the 2019 Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction – Alice Robinson’s second novel, The Glad Shout.

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/22/141519/the-glad-shout-wins-2019-readings-prize-for-new-australian-fiction/

2019 German Book Prize Winner


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the 2019 German Book Prize, Bosnian-German author Saša Stanišić for ‘Origins.’

For more visit:
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/10/sasa-stanisic-wins-2019-german-book-prize/

2019 Victorian Premier’s History Award Winner


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the 2019 Vctorian Premier’s History Award – Phil Roberts for ‘Avenue of Memories.’

For more visit:
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/15/140846/phil-roberts-wins-victorian-premiers-history-award-for-avenue-of-memories/

2019 PEN International Writer of Courage


English PEN in London has named Ethiopian writer, blogger, and democracy activist Befeqadu Hailu, the 2019 PEN International Writer of Courage.

For more visit:
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/10/lemn-sissay-designates-befeqadu-hailu-as-pen-writer-of-courage-2019/

2019 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards Winners


The links below are to articles reporting on the 2019 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards (the latest are at the top).

For more visit:
https://www.booktopia.com.au/blog/2019/10/23/see-all-the-winners-of-the-2019-prime-ministers-literary-awards/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/23/141529/winners-announced-for-pms-literary-awards-2019/
https://www.booksandpublishing.com.au/articles/2019/10/10/140434/too-much-lip-shortlisted-for-pm-and-qld-literary-awards/

2019 Gordon Burn Prize Winner


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the 2019 Gordon Prize.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/oct/11/david-keenan-for-the-good-times-gordon-burn-prize

2019 Top Watty Award Winner


The link below is to an article reporting on the winner of the 2019 Top Watty Award, Sheila Bravo for ‘Historically Inaccurate.’>

For more visit:
https://publishingperspectives.com/2019/10/wattpad-10th-anniversary-watty-awards-won-by-immigration-novel/

2019 Booker Prize Controversy


The links below are to further articles relating to this year’s Booker Prize controversy.

For more visit:
https://bookriot.com/2019/10/25/2019-booker-prize/
https://bookriot.com/2019/10/21/literary-prizes-should-not-have-co-winners/