NewSouth Books Congratulates Publishers on the CBCA Winners List
NewSouth Books sends a big congratulations to its publishers on the Children's Book Council Awards Winners List for 2016. 'Lennie The Legend: Solo to Sydney by Pony' (NLA Publishing) won The Eve Pownall Award for Information Books, and 'Phasmid: Saving the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect' (CSIRO Publishing) received honours in the same category. Our further congratulations to 'One Step at a Time' (MidnightSun Publishing) which received honours in The Picture Book of the Year.
NewSouth Authors Shortlisted for the NSW Premier's History Awards
We're excited to announce that Stuart Macintyre’s 'Australia’s Boldest Experiment: War and reconstruction in the 1940s' has been shortlisted for the Australian History Prize, and Tanya Evans’ 'Fractured Families: Life on the margins in colonial New South Wales' for the NSW Community & Regional History Prize. Our congratulations to all shortlisted authors.
Congratulations to Giramondo Publishing author, Fiona Wright, whose book Small Acts of Disappearance has won the Nita B Kibble Literary Award 2016, which recognises the work of an established Australian woman writer.