Congratulations to Arnold Zable on receiving the Australia Council’s Award for Lifetime Achievement in Literature!
Text has four titles shortlisted for the 2021 Australian Book Industry Awards. Congratulations to Robbie Arnott, Kate Grenville, Kay Kerr and Cath Moore!
From bestselling favourites and Australian classics to exciting debuts and own-voices stories, there’s something for everyone in our July to September 2021 list...
We are delighted to announce that Adania Shibli’s Minor Detail has been longlisted for the International Booker Prize!
Our featured classic for April is Joan Lindsay’s charming and evocative autobiography tells the story of her marriage to Sir Daryl Lindsay, of their life in Melbourne in the 1920s and ’30s. Revealed in this delightful reminiscence is Lindsay’s fascination with the ambiguities of time, seen by some as the key to the mysteries of her masterpiece Picnic at Hanging Rock.