Thanks to everyone who responded to the newsletter giveaway for the chance to win a Nick Cave prize pack. We had ten packs, each containing Nick’s new album Grinderman 2 and the audio book of The Death of Bunny Munro, to give away and we were overwhelmed by the number of entries.
The Melbourne Writers Festival has already begun and this year includes a stellar line-up of Text authors. With over 30 authors appearing (you can see the full list here) you are sure to be able to see some of your favourites. Visit the Read moreright
The WA Government has announced the 2008 and 2009 shortlists for the revamped Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards. We were thrilled to be notified that three Text titles had been chosen on the shortlists.
Jessica Rudd’s debut novel, Campaign Ruby, has been grabbing its share of the limelight during this election campaign. Already having appeared on programs such as Sunrise, Mornings with Kerri-Anne and ABC’s Read moreright
Capital, Kristin Otto’s vibrant account of Melbourne’s time as Australia’s capital city, has been nominated for another award. This time it has received recognition in the Victorian Community History Awards.