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The 2016 Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature

Congratulations to Rohan Wilson, whose book To Name Those Lost has been awarded the Fiction prize at the Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature!

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2015 Aurealis Awards Shortlists

Finalists have been revealed in the 2015 Aurealis Awards and we are absolutely delighted to announce that eight of our titles have been nominated, across six categories!

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The 2016 Stella Prize Longlist

The Stella Prize has announced this year's longlist and we're delighted to see two of our books nominated:

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Leigh Hobbs is the new Australian Children's Laureate

Congratulations to Leigh Hobbs, best-selling author of more than 20 books, including the iconic characters Old Tom, Mr Chicken and Horrible Harriet, who has been announced as the Australian Children's Laureate for 2016-2017.

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2016 Edgar Awards nominees

Mystery Writers of America has announced the nominees for the 2016 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, honoring the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2015.

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The Indie Book Awards Shortlists

Shortlists have been announced for this year's Indie Book Awards and we're thrilled to have three of our books nominated!

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2015 Prime Minister's Literary Awards winners

The 2015 Prime Minister's Literary Awards winners were announced by the Prime Minister and Minister for the Arts on Monday 14 December and we're proud to report that two Allen & Unwin titles have won their category:

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Shortlists Announced For 2016 Victorian Premier's Literary Awards

Shortlists have been revealed for the 2016 Victorian Premier's Literary Awards and we are thrilled to announce that Charlotte Wood has been named a finalist in the Fiction category for her thrilling, thought-provoking novel The Natural Way of Things.

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Joan Beaumont wins Asher Award

Allen & Unwin is delighted to announce that Joan Beaumont has won this year's Asher Literary Award for her book Broken Nation. The Asher Literary Award is awarded biennially to a female author whose work has an antiwar theme.

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2015 Prime Minister's Literary Awards shortlists

The Prime Minister and Minister for the Arts have announced the 2015 Prime Minister's Literary Awards shortlists, and we are delighted to reveal that the following Allen & Unwin titles have been nominated:

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