The Stella Prize

mateship with birdsBig congratulations to the lovely Carrie Tiffany, winner of the first ever Stella Prize for her novel Mateship with Birds. The new prize, celebrating Australian women’s writing, was awarded last night. Well done also to all the wonderful women who were on the shortlist:

Courtney Collins for The Burial

Michelle de Kretser for Questions of Travel

Lisa Jacobson for The Sunlit Zone

Cate Kennedy for Like a House on Fire

Margo Lanagan for Sea Hearts

 

 

 

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