Posts Tagged ‘Kate grenville’

Queensland Literary Awards 2012 shortlists announced

Monday, August 20th, 2012

The shortlists for the Queensland Literary Awards for 2012 have been announced.  Here are the nominees! Fiction book award The Chemistry of Tears (Peter Carey, Penguin) All That I Am (Anna Funder, Penguin) Sarah Thornhill (Kate Grenville, Text) Autumn Laing (Alex Miller, A&U) Cold Light (Frank Moorhouse, Random House) Science writer award Seduced by Logic (Robyn Arianrhod, UQP) Gone Viral (Frank Bowden, […]

BOOKS ALIVE

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Books Alive, an Australian Government initiative, aims to encourage all Australians to turn off their screens and get reading.

The Indigenous Literacy Project Launch

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

“This project is a real opportunity for all Australians to get involved in a simple, effective and meaningful community activity. I encourage you, your school, your bookclub, or your organisation to be involved.” - Thérèse Rein, Patron This morning, I attended the launch of Book Buzz, an initiative of the Indigenous Literacy Project, at Customs House: Unfortunately, this […]