Sue Williams’s Murder With the Lot introduced us to smart, sassy Cass Tuplin—owner of the best, and only, takeaway in Rusty Bore, with a nose for a nice bit of juicy gossip and anything that might be considered suspicious behaviour. Murder With the Lot was shortlised in the 2013 Ned Kelly Awards for Best First Fiction, and now Cass is back in another irreverent and refreshing crime caper: Dead Men Don’t Order Flake. Or do they?
Alice Cottrell works the hot international rights scene to sell our books to the world, occassionally speed-dating film producers.
Magda Szubanski’s memoir Reckoning was last night awarded Biography of the Year and outright Book of the Year at the Australian Book Industry Awards.
Congratulations to our 2016 CBCA shortlisted authors!
Inbetween Days by Vikki Wakefield, Molly and Pim and the Millions of Stars by Martine Murray and We Are the Rebels: The Men and Women Who Made Eureka by Clare Wright have all been shortlisted in the 2016 CBCA Awards.