The shortlist for the 2012 Waverley Library Award, aka the ‘Nib’ Award, has been announced. The ‘Nib’ Award is presented annually for excellence in research in the creation of a literary work of merit.
The shortlisted titles are:
- The People Smuggler (Robin de Crespigny, Viking)
- Double Entry (Jane Gleeson-White, A&U)
- Sarah Thornhill (Kate Grenville, Text)
- Kinglake-350 (Adrian Hyland, Text)
- A Tragedy in Two Acts (Fiona Harari, Victory)
- Housewife Superstar (Danielle Wood, Text).
The winner of this year’s award will be announced on 28 November.
More information about the ‘Nib’ Award can be found on the Waverley Library website here…