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Book awards: New South Wales Premier's Literary Award Shortlist

Book awards by cover

Works (158)

TitlesOrder
Queen Kat, Carmel & St Jude Get A Life by Maureen McCarthyEthel Turner Prize, 1996
Candy: A Novel of Love and Addiction by Luke DaviesChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 1999
Gilgamesh: A Novel by Joan LondonChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2002
88 lines about 44 women by Steven LangChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2010
Churchill and Australia by Graham FreudenbergDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2010
Jasper Jones by Craig SilveyChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2010
John Belushi Is Dead by Kathy CharlesEthel Turner Prize, 2010
Liar by Justine LarbalestierEthel Turner Prize, 2010
Piano Lessons: A Memoir by Anna GoldsworthyDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2010
Ransom by David MaloufChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2010
A Small Free Kiss in the Dark by Glenda MillardEthel Turner Prize, 2010
Up from the mission : selected writings by Noel PearsonDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2010
Vulture's Gate by Kirsty MurrayEthel Turner Prize, 2010
Wanting by Richard FlanaganChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2010
The Water Dreamers: The Remarkable History of Our Dry Continent by Michael CathcartDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2010
The Wolf: How One German Raider Terrorized the Allies in the Most Epic Voyage of WWI by Richard GuilliattDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2010
Worldshaker by Richard HarlandEthel Turner Prize, 2010
The Body in the Clouds: A Novel by Ashley HayUTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2011
Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter CareyChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2011
The Piper's Son by Melina MarchettaEthel Turner Prize, 2011
Traitor by Stephen DaisleyChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2011
Boy, Lost by Kristina OlssonDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2014
The First Week by Margaret Merrilees Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2014
Game by Trevor ShearstonChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2014
Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia by David HuntDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2014
Holiday in Cambodia by Laura Jean McKay Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2014
Letters to the End of Love by Yvette Walker Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2014
The Mundiad by Justin ClemensKenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry, 2014
The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard FlanaganChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2014
The Night Guest by Fiona McFarlane Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2014
On Warne by Gideon HaighDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2014
The Railwayman's Wife: A Novel by Ashley HayChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2014
Rendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World by Michael FulliloveDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2014
The Secret Lives of Men by Georgia BlainChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2014
Stillways: A Memoir by Steve BisleyDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2014
The Stone Garden: Poems from Clare by Diane FaheyKenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry, 2014
The swan book by Alexis WrightChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2014
Who killed Dr Bogle & Mrs Chandler? by Peter ButtDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2014
Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power by Philip DwyerDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2015
The Europeans in Australia: Volume 3: Nation by Alan AtkinsonDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2015
Foreign Soil by Maxine Beneba ClarkeGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2015
The Golden Age by Joan LondonChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2015
Golden Boys by Sonya HartnettChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2015
Heat and Light (David Unaipon Award Winners Series) by Ellen van NeervenGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2015
Here Come the Dogs: A Novel by Omar MusaGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2015
In Certain Circles by Elizabeth HarrowerChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2015
In My Mother's Hands by Elizabeth WardDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2015
A Million Windows by Gerald MurnaneChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2015
Only the Animals: Stories by Ceridwen DoveyChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2015
The Reef: A Passionate History: The Great Barrier Reef from Captain Cook to Climate Change by Iain McCalmanDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2015
The Strays by Emily BittoGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2015
This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial by Helen GarnerDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2015
The tribe by Michael Mohammed Ahmad (Editor)Glenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2015
Across the Seas by Klaus NeumannDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2016
Clade by James BradleyChristina Stead Prize, 2016
Dirty Words by Natalie HarkinIndigenous Writers Prize, 2016
Fever of animals by Miles AllinsonGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2016
Ghost River by Tony BirchIndigenous Writers Prize, 2016
A Guide to Berlin by Gail JonesChristina Stead Prize, 2016
Hot Little Hands: Fiction by Abigail UlmanGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2016
In the Quiet by Eliza Henry-JonesGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2016
Inside my mother by Ali Cobby EckermannIndigenous Writers Prize, 2016
Island home : a landscape memoir by Tim WintonDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2016
The Life of Houses by Lisa GortonChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2016
The Nashos' War: Australian National Servicemen and Vietnam by Mark DapinDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2016
Not Just Black and White by Lesley WilliamsIndigenous Writers Prize, 2016
One Life: My Mother's Story by Kate GrenvilleDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2016
Relativity by Antonia HayesGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2016
Small Acts of Disappearance by Fiona WrightDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2016
When There's Nowhere Else to Run by Murray MiddletonGlenda Adams Award for New Writing for Fiction, 2016
The World without Us by Mireille JuchauChristina Stead Prize, 2016
After the Carnage by Tara June WinchChristina Stead Prize, 2017
The Art of Time Travel: Historians and Their Craft by Tom GriffithsDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2017
Avalanche: A Love Story by Julia LeighDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2017
The Bonobo's Dream by Rose MulreadyGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2017
Dodge Rose (Australian Literature) by Jack CoxGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2017
Everywhere I Look by Helen GarnerDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2017
The memory artist by Katherine BrabonGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2017
The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte WoodChristina Stead Prize, 2017
Our Magic Hour by Jennifer DownGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2017
Portable Curiosities by Julie KohGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2017
Prince of Darkness: The Untold Story of Jeremiah G. Hamilton, Wall Street's First Black Millionaire by Shane WhiteDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2017
Talking to my country by Stan GrantDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2017
Their Brilliant Careers: The Fantastic Lives of Sixteen Extraordinary Australian Writers by Ryan O'NeillChristina Stead Prize, 2017
Vancouver by Nick EarlsChristina Stead Prize, 2017
Where the light falls by Gretchen ShirmChristina Stead Prize, 2017
'A Passion for Exploring New Countries' - Matthew Flinders & George Bass by Josephine BastianDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2018
Barbed wire and cherry blossoms by Anita HeissIndigenous Writers Prize, 2018
The Boy Behind the Curtain by Tim WintonDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2018
Common People by Tony BirchIndigenous Writers Prize, 2018
The Drover's wife by Leah PurcellIndigenous Writers Prize, 2018
The Enigmatic Mr Deakin by Judith BrettDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2018
Finding Eliza : power and colonial storytelling by Larissa BehrendtIndigenous Writers Prize, 2018
The Green Bell by Paula KeoghDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2018
Pulse Points by Jennifer DownChristina Stead Prize, 2018
The Restorer by Michael SalaChristina Stead Prize, 2018
Seabirds crying in the harbour dark by Catherine ColeChristina Stead Prize, 2018
Taboo by Kim ScottChristina Stead Prize, 2018
Victoria: The Queen by Julia BairdDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2018
Always Another Country by Sisonke MsimangMulticultural NSW Award, 2019
I am out with lanterns by Emily GaleEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2019
Axiomatic by Maria TumarkinDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2019
Between Us by Clare AtkinsEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2019
Border districts by Gerald MurnaneChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2019
Boy Swallows Universe: A Novel by Trent DaltonChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2019
The dog with seven names by Dianne WolferPatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2019
The Erratics by Vicki Laveau-HarvieDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2019
The Everlasting Sunday by Robert LukinsGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2019
Flames by Robbie ArnottGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2019
Home Is Nearby by Magdalena McGuireMulticultural NSW Award, 2019
I love poetry by Michael FarrellKenneth Slessor Prize for Poetry, 2019
The Lucky Galah by Tracy SorensenGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2019
Man out of time by Stephanie BishopChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2019
Maya and cat by Caroline MagerlPatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2019
Miss Ex-Yugoslavia: A Memoir by Sofija StefanovicMulticultural NSW Award, 2019
Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica TownsendPatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2019
Pink Mountain on Locust Island by Jamie Marina LauGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2019
Rainforest by Eileen ChongMulticultural NSW Award, 2019
Saga Land by Richard FidlerDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2019
Scrublands by Chris HammerGlenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2019
The Shepherd's Hut: A Novel by Tim WintonChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2019
Shine Mountain by Julie HuntPatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2019
Small Spaces by Sarah EpsteinEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2019
Stone girl by Eleni HaleEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2019
Tracker : stories of tracker tilmouth by Alexis WrightDouglas Stewart Prize for Non-Fiction, 2019
After The Demolition by Zenobia FrostPoetry, 2020
Alfred's WarNSW Premier’s Prize for Indigenous writing, 2020
Apparently by Joanne BurnsPoetry, 2020
Australianama: The South Asian Odyssey by Samia KhatunMulticultural NSW Award, 2020
Catch a falling star by Meg McKinlayPatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2020
Detention by Tristan BancksPatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2020
Dolores by Lauren Aimee CurtisUTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2020
Dr Space Junk vs the Universe by Alice GormanDouglas Stewart Prize for Nonfiction, 2020
The Electric Hotel by Dominic SmithChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2020
Empirical by Lisa GortonPoetry, 2020
Enchantment of the Long-haired Rat, The by Tim BonyhadyDouglas Stewart Prize for Nonfiction, 2020
Exploded view by Carrie TiffanyChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2020
Growing Up African in Australia by Maxine Beneba ClarkeMulticultural NSW Award, 2020
The House of Youssef by Yumna KassabUTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2020
How It Feels to Float by Helena FoxEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2020
Impossible Music by Sean WilliamsEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2020
It Sounded Better In My Head by Nina KenwoodEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2020
Little Stones by Elizabeth KuiperUTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2020
The little wave by Pip HarryEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2020
The lost arabs by Omar SakrMulticultural NSW Award, 2020
Lucky Ticket by Joey BuiUTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing, 2020
An open book by David MaloufPoetry, 2020
The Palace of Angels by Mohammed Massoud MorsiChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2020
Room for a Stranger by Melanie ChengMulticultural NSW Award, 2020
The Seventies: The personal, the political and the making of modern Australia by Michelle ArrowDouglas Stewart Prize for Nonfiction, 2020
This Is How We Change the Ending by Vikki WakefieldEthel Turner Prize for Young Adult’s Literature, 2020
Too Much Lip by Melissa LucashenkoNSW Premier’s Prize for Indigenous writing, 2020
The White Girl by Tony BirchChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2020
White Tears/Brown Scars by Ruby HamadMulticultural NSW Award, 2020
Wilam : a Birrarung story by Joy MurphyPatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2020
Wolfe Island by Lucy TreloarChristina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2020
The World Was Whole by Fiona WrightDouglas Stewart Prize for Nonfiction, 2020
Young Dark Emu : a truer history by Bruce PascoePatricia Wrightson Prize for Children’s Literature, 2020

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