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Three Walker Books Australia titles have been shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Literary prize

The NSW Premier’s Literary Prize has been announced, and the following Walker Books Australia titles have made the shortlist:

Maya & Cat by Caroline Magerl and Dingo by Claire Saxby and Tannya Harricks have been shortlisted for the Patricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature ($30,000), while Small Spaces by Sarah Epstein has been shortlisted for the Ethel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature ($30,000).

Thirty judges considered almost 600 entries across 10 prize categories, with the winners to be announced on the eve of the Sydney Writers’ Festival on Monday 29 April 2019.

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Last updated on 03/03/19 at 23:12:35
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