Two Walker Books Australia Titles Shortlisted in the Prestigious Prime Minister's Literary Awards

Two Walker Books Australia titles have been included on the shortlist for the prestigious Prime Minister's Literary Awards.

One Careless Night by Christina Booth and Catch A Falling Star by Meg McKinlay take up two of the five spots on the Children's Literature shortlist for the 2020 awards.

The judges comments describe One Careless Night as a "deeply moving call to action we need in the age of extinction in our nation", and Meg McKinlay's "prose as poetic, lyrical, [and] rich with imagery" in Catch A Falling Star.

The Prime Minister's Literary Awards "celebrate outstanding literary talent in Australia and the valuable contribution Australian writing makes to the nation's cultural and intellectual life".

The date for the winners' announcement ceremony is yet to be confirmed, more information on the awards can be found here.

Last updated on 20/11/20 at 05:05:43
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