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October 2018

Wednesday 3 October
Riverbend Books, Brisbane 
$8 tickets. More information can be found here.
Join us at Riverbend to hear David Malouf speak about his new collection of poetry, An Open Book. David will be in conversation with Bronwyn Lea, Australian poet, academic and editor.

Wednesday 10 October
Stanton Library, 234 Miller Street, North Sydney
Free. More information can be found here.
Join David Malouf as he discusses An Open Book as part of the Writers at Stanton program.

Thursday 11 October
Cinema Nova, Melbourne
$30 tickets, including a signed first edition of An Open Book. More information can be found here.
Join David Malouf for an in-conversation with Readings' very own Mark Rubbo.

Friday, 19 October


Australian Short Story Festival Opening

Gallery Central, North Metropolitan TAFE, Perth

$40 tickets; $30 concession

Join David Malouf as he opens the Australian Short Story Festival in Perth.


What's New

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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