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Book awards: Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Shortlist

Book awards by cover

Works (143)

A Baker's Dozen by Dorothy HewettFiction, 2001
Gilgamesh: A Novel by Joan LondonFiction, 2001
An Innocent Gentleman by Elizabeth JolleyFiction, 2001
Man from the Sunrise Side by Ambrose Mungala ChalarimeriNon Fiction, 2001
Milk and Honey - But No Gold: Postwar Migration to Western Australia Between 1945-1964 by Nonja PetersNon Fiction, 2001
Mission Girls: Aboriginal Women on Catholic Missions in the Kimbe by Christine ChooNon Fiction, 2001
Paper Nation: The Story of the Picturesque Atlas of Australia 1886-1888 by Tony Hughes-d'AethNon Fiction, 2001
Undertow by Nicole Lobry de BruynFiction, 2001
We'll be married in Fremantle : Alzheimer's disease and the everyday act of storying / Julie Goyder. by Julie GoyderNon Fiction, 2001
Blood, Sweat and Welfare: A History of White Bosses and Aboriginal Pastoral Workers by Mary Anne JebbNon Fiction, 2002
Digital Hemlock: Internet Education and the Poisoning of Teaching by Tara BrabazonNon Fiction, 2002
The home crowd by Graham KershawFiction, 2002
The Making of the Australian Literary Imagination by Richard NileNon Fiction, 2002
Skins by Sarah HayFiction, 2002
Swan River letters by Ian BerrymanNon Fiction, 2002
Under a Tin-Grey Sari by Wayne AshtonFiction, 2002
Under the wintamarra tree by Doris PilkingtonNon Fiction, 2002
Verticordia: The Turner of Hearts by Elizabeth A. GeorgeNon Fiction, 2002
The Accomplice by Kathryn HeymanFiction, 2003
Beyond the Lattice: Looking into Broome's Early Years by Susan SickertNon Fiction, 2003
Channelling Henry by Bruce RussellFiction, 2003
City of Light: A History of Perth Since the 1950s by Jenny GregoryNon Fiction, 2003
Fresh Milk: The Secret Life of Breasts by Fiona GilesNon Fiction, 2003
James Stirling: Admiral and Founding Governor of Western Australia by Pamela Statham-DrewNon Fiction, 2003
Unity is strength : a history of the Australian Labor Party and the Trades and Labor Council in Western Australia, by Bobbie OliverNon Fiction, 2003
Odilo Globocnik, Hitler's Man in the East by Joseph PoprzecznyNon Fiction, 2004
Toccata & Rain by Philip SalomFiction, 2004
The Turning: Stories by Tim WintonFiction, 2004
Man of water by Chris McLeodFiction, 2005
A New Map of the Universe (New Writing) by Annabel SmithFiction, 2005
Road Story by Julienne van LoonFiction, 2005
Seeking the Sydney: A Quest for Truth by Glenys McdonaldNon Fiction, 2005
Careless by Deborah RobertsonFiction, 2006
Dreams of Speaking by Gail JonesFiction, 2006
Learning to Dance: Elizabeth Jolley - Her Life and Work by Elizabeth JolleyNon Fiction, 2006
The music of dunes by Mike WilliamsFiction, 2006
Shadow Thief by Marion CampbellFiction, 2006
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sky: Domesticity, Danger and Deadlines - Confessions of a Foreign Correspondent in Iraq by Gina WilkinsonNon Fiction, 2007
A Curious Intimacy by Jessica WhiteFiction, 2007
The end of innocence : the remarkable true story of one woman's fight for justice by Estelle BlackburnNon Fiction, 2007
A History of the Beanbag and Other Stories (New Writing) by Susan MidaliaFiction, 2007
The Killer Within: Inside the World of Bradley John Murdoch by Paul TooheyNon Fiction, 2007
Rhythms of the Kimberley: A Seasonal Journey Through Australia's North by Russell GuehoNon Fiction, 2007
The Seamstress (New Writing) by Geraldine WoollerFiction, 2007
American Journeys by Don WatsonNon Fiction, 2008
The Boat by Nam LeFiction, 2008
Breath by Tim WintonFiction, 2008
Churchill and Australia by Graham FreudenbergNon Fiction, 2008
Disquiet by Julia LeighFiction, 2008
House of exile: war, love and literature, from Berlin to Los Angeles by Evelyn JuersNon Fiction, 2008
The Lieutenant by Kate GrenvilleFiction, 2008
The Spare Room by Helen GarnerFiction, 2008
Australians (volume 1): Origins to Eureka by Thomas KeneallyNon Fiction, 2009
Barley Patch (Australian Literature Series) by Gerald MurnaneFiction, 2009
Between Stations by Kim Cheng BoeyNon Fiction, 2009
Grand obsessions : the life and work of Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin by Alasdair McGregorNon Fiction, 2009
Ransom by David MaloufFiction, 2009
The Body in the Clouds: A Novel by Ashley HayFiction, 2010
Breaking News: The Golden Age of Graham Perkin by Ben HillsNon Fiction, 2010
The English Class by Ouyang YuFiction, 2010
Indelible Ink by Fiona McGregorFiction, 2010
Into the Woods by Anna KrienNon Fiction, 2010
Macquarie: From Colony to Country by Harry DillonNon Fiction, 2010
The Quest for Justice by Ken CrispinNon Fiction, 2010
Reading by moonlight : how books saved a life by Brenda WalkerNon Fiction, 2010
Traitor by Stephen DaisleyFiction, 2010
Utopian Man by Lisa LangFiction, 2010
1835: The Founding of Melbourne & the Conquest of Australia by James BoyceNon Fiction, 2011
Black Swan A Koori Woman's Life by Carolyn LandonNon Fiction, 2011
Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine BrooksFiction, 2011
The Cook by Wayne MacauleyFiction, 2011
An eye for eternity : the life of Manning Clark by Mark McKennaNon Fiction, 2011
Five Bells by Gail JonesFiction, 2011
Foal's Bread by Gillian MearsFiction, 2011
Hiroshima Nagasaki: The Real Story of the Atomic Bombings and Their Aftermath by Paul HamNon Fiction, 2011
Paramédico by Benjamin GilmourNon Fiction, 2011
The Street Sweeper by Elliot PerlmanFiction, 2011
The Conversation by David BrooksFiction, 2012
Earth Wars: The Battle for Global Resources by Geoff HiscockNon Fiction, 2012
Mateship With Birds by Carrie TiffanyFiction, 2012
The Meaning of Grace by Deborah ForsterFiction, 2012
The Mind of a Thief by Patti MillerNon Fiction, 2012
Montebello by Robert DreweNon Fiction, 2012
The mountain by Drusilla ModjeskaFiction, 2012
Mr JW Lewin: Painter & Naturalist by Richard NevilleNon Fiction, 2012
Sandakan by Paul HamNon Fiction, 2012
The Voyage by Murray BailFiction, 2012
All the Birds, Singing by Evie WyldFiction , 2014
Baby Bedtime by Mem FoxChildren’s Books, 2014
Boy, Lost by Kristina OlssonNon-fiction, 2014
Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power by Philip DwyerNon-fiction, 2014
Coal Creek by Alex MillerFiction , 2014
Elemental by Amanda CurtinFiction , 2014
Eyrie by Tim WintonFiction , 2014
The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka by Clare WrightNon-fiction, 2014
Fractured by Dawn BarkerEmerging Writers, 2014
Letters to the End of Love by Yvette WalkerEmerging Writers, 2014
The Life and Loves of Lena Gaunt by Tracy FarrFiction , 2014
Light Horse Boy by Dianne WolferChildren’s Books, 2014
My Superhero by Chris OwenChildren’s Books, 2014
The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard FlanaganFiction , 2014
Night Games: Sex, Power and Sport by Anna KrienNon-fiction, 2014
Out of the Mountains: The Coming Age of the Urban Guerrilla by David KilcullenNon-fiction, 2014
Salt Story: Of Sea-Dogs and Fisherwomen by Sarah DrummondEmerging Writers, 2014
Six different windows by Paul HetheringtonPoetry, 2014
Stay well soon by Penny TangeyChildren’s Books, 2014
Stone scar air water by Judy JohnsonPoetry, 2014
The Swap by Jan OrmerodChildren’s Books, 2014
Unearthed by Tracy RyanPoetry, 2014
Walking: New and Selected Poems by Kevin BrophyPoetry, 2014
Xn by Carol JenkinsPoetry, 2014
Are You Seeing Me? by Darren GrothYoung Adult, 2016
Between Duty and Design: The architect-soldier Sir J.J. Talbot Hobbs by John J. TaylorNon-Fiction, 2016
Clade by James BradleyFiction, 2016
Claustrophobia by Tracy RyanFiction, 2016
Conversations I've never had by Caitlin MalingEmerging Writers, 2016
Crow's Breath by John KinsellaFiction, 2016
The dealer is the devil : an insider's history of the Aboriginal art trade by Adrian NewsteadWestern Australian History, 2016
Earth Hour by David MaloufPoetry, 2016
The Europeans in Australia: Volume 3: Nation by Alan AtkinsonNon-Fiction, 2016
Feet to the Stars: and other stories by Susan MidaliaFiction, 2016
A Few Days in the Country: And Other Stories by Elizabeth HarrowerFiction, 2016
The fox petition by Jennifer MaidenPoetry, 2016
Freedom ride by Sue LawsonYoung Adult, 2016
A Guide to Berlin by Gail JonesFiction, 2016
The Hazards (UQP Poetry Series) by Sarah Holland-BattPoetry, 2016
I, Migrant: A Comedian's Journey from Karachi to the Outback by Sami ShahEmerging Writers, 2016
In Certain Circles by Elizabeth HarrowerFiction, 2016
In My Mother's Hands by Elizabeth WardNon-Fiction, 2016
John Olsen : an artist's life by Darleen BungeyNon-Fiction, 2016
Mannix by Brenda NiallNon-Fiction, 2016
My Gallipoli by Ruth StarkeNon-Fiction, 2016
One True Thing by Nicole HayesYoung Adult, 2016
The poet's wife by Mandy SayerNon-Fiction, 2016
Radiance by Andy KissanePoetry, 2016
Reality by Ray GlickmanEmerging Writers, 2016
The river and the book by Alison CroggonYoung Adult, 2016
Talk Under Water by Kathryn LomerYoung Adult, 2016
If I Tell You by Alicia TuckermanEmerging Writer, 2018
The Ruin by Dervla McTiernanEmerging Writer, 2018
The Sky Runs Right Through Us (UWAP Poetry) by Renee Pettitt-SchippEmerging Writer, 2018
The wounded sinner by Gus HendersonEmerging Writer, 2018
You belong here by Laurie SteedEmerging Writer, 2018

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