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‘The Dry’ wins Book of the Year at Indie Book Awards 2017

Jane Harper’s The Dry has been named Book of the Year and the Debut Fiction of the Year at the 2017 Indie Book Awards, presented at the Leading Edge Books Conference in Surfers Paradise on 20 March. Cath Crowley’s novel Words in Deep Blue also won the Young Adult Book of the Year. Wonderful news for two amazing authors and their superb books.

The Indie Book Awards are chosen by independent booksellers to reward and promote excellence in Australian writing. The overall winner receives $1000 and the category winners each receive $1000. The winners were chosen from a shortlist announced in December. For more information about the awards, visit the website here.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Kim Scott
Kim Scott

27 JULY 2017

Join Kim Scott for a discussion on his new novel, Taboo, with William Yeoman at Aquinas College

EVENT TIME: 6:30 PM

VENUE: Aquinas College
Aquinas College Redmond Library Mt Henry Rd Salter Point WA 6152

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Tex Perkins
Tex Perkins

2 AUGUST 2017

Join Tex Perkins at The Giant Dwarf to hear him discuss his memoir, TEX.

EVENT TIME: 6:00 PM

VENUE: Giant Dwarf Theatre
199 Cleveland Street Redfern Sydney 2016

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Kim Scott
Kim Scott

4 AUGUST 2017

Join Kim Scott in conversation with Steven Lang at Byron Bay Writers Festival

EVENT TIME: 10:00 AM

VENUE: Byron Bay Writers Festival
Bayshore Drive Byron Bay

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Kim Scott
Kim Scott

5 AUGUST 2017

Panel: Indigenous Storytelling: 60,000 Years and Counting with Kim Scott, Delta Kay, Bruce Pascoe and Adam Shoemaker

EVENT TIME: 4:00 PM

VENUE: Byron Bay Writers Festival
Bayshore Drive Byron Bay

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Kim Scott
Kim Scott

6 AUGUST 2017

Panel: Men of Fiction with Kim Scott, Steven Lang, A.S. Patric and Jill Eddington

EVENT TIME: 2:15 PM

VENUE: Byron Bay Writers Festival
Bayshore Drive Byron Bay

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