Miles Franklin Literary Award Longlist

Tony Birch

Pageturners are getting ready to discuss the Miles Franklin longlisted books on Wednesday 8th June at 5.30pm. We will also try and pick the winner. The judges are looking for “the novel which is of the highest literary merit and which must present Australian life in any of its phases.” The longlisted novels are:

Ghost River by Tony Birch

Coming Rain by Stephen Daisley

Hope Farm by Peggy Frew

Leap by Myfanwy Jones

The World Without Us by Miriella Juchau

The Hands: an Australian Pastoral by Stephen Orr

Black Rock White City by A.S. Patric

Salt Creek by Lucy Treloar for Salt Creek

The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood

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