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The China Garden
The China Garden
Kristina Olsson

When a newborn baby is found abandoned in a backyard, this dramatic event pierces the lives of three very different women. A captivating story about betrayal and its echoes across generations. As the ...

The Anatomy Of Wings
The Anatomy Of Win...
Karen Foxlee

Ten-year-old Jennifer Day lives in a small mining town full of secrets. Trying to make sense of the sudden death of her teenage sister Beth, she looks to the adult world around her for answers.

My Sister Sif
My Sister Sif
Ruth Park

'a delightful lyrical tale . . . blending fantasy and reality in an enjoyable, romantic story.' MAGPIES Fourteen-year-old Erika and her older sister Sif are desperately homesick and want to flee thei ...

The Dirty Beat
The Dirty Beat
Venero Armanno

Rock and jazz drummer Max is dead. Now, in his coffin as his friends prepare to bury him, Max is surrounded by the ghosts of his life and the dreams that never faded. In this sea of memory, Max recall ...

Ian Commins

Five people. Five journeys. One destination. Thrust together on a crowded city bus, week after week, the lives of five strangers unfold unexpectedly over the course of this compelling novel. They all ...

Her Father
Her Father's Daugh...
John Clanchy

Love, loss, loyalty betrayal. From the award-winning author John Clanchy comes a collection of five new tales that explore the fascinating - and often fraught - relations between fathers and daughters ...

The Lifeboat
The Lifeboat
Zacharey Jane

A man and a woman are found at sea in pirate-infested waters, with no memory of who they are or how they got there. They are entrusted to the care of a young interpreter, who is given two weeks to dis ...

Camera Obscura
Camera Obscura
Kathryn Lomer

Light and shadow, love and loss, the extraordinary and the everyday are captured through the lens of this evocative new collection of fiction. Camera Obscura moves through Greece, Italy and France, ac ...

The Fern Tattoo
The Fern Tattoo
David Brooks

Evidently she knew who I was, or thought she did, since I had apparently needed no introduction and certainly hadn’t received one… She told stories. One could almost say she rushed into them, on the m ...

James Roy

Everyone has a story. In Town, James Roy turns his hand to the short story, using it to explore the lives of the young residents of an Australian town. This town doesn’t have a name. But if it seems ...

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Congratulations to the seven UQP authors shortlisted in the 2018 Queensland Literary Awards: Venero Armanno, Tony Birch, Peter Carnavas, Laura Elvery, Pip Harry, Charles Massy, and Jackie Ryan.  

The Courier-Mail People's Choice Queensland Book of the Year Award  

Burning Down by Venero Armanno

We'll Show the World: Expo88 by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland Short Story Collection - Steele Rudd Award

Common People by Tony Birch

Trick of the Light by Laura Elvery

Griffith University Children's BookAward            

The Elephant by Peter Canarvas

Griffith University Young Adult Book Award       

Because of You by Pip Harry

The University of Queensland Non-Fiction Book Award

Call of the Reed Warbler: A New Agriculture - A New Earth by Charles Massy

Queensland Premier's Award for a Work of State Significance    

We'll Show the World: Expo88by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland History Book Award              

We'll Show the World: Expo 88 by Jackie Ryan

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