Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards 2012

Well, it seems award season isn’t quite over yet, with the recent announcement of the winners of the 2012 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards. The major prize,  The Victorian Prize for Literature, was awarded to Bill Gammage for his book The Biggest Estate on Earth: How Aborigines Made Australia.

The category winners were:

Award for Fiction

Foal’s Bread by Gillian Mears

Award for Non-Fiction

Biggest Estate on Earth by Bill Gammage

Award for Drama

A Golem Story by Lally Katz

Award for Poetry

Armour by John Kinsella

Award for Writing for Young Adults

The Shadow Girl by John Larkin

People’s Choice Award

National Interest by Adrain Fennessy

Well done, all!


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