The 22 books in the weekly prize packs

Friday, September 1, 2017
Writers Victoria

Here are the 22 recent-release books by Austrlain authors - some are exciting new debuts and some are from award-winning and very well known writers!

Five people will win a set of all 22 books as part of our 2017 Subscriber-thon. They are great mix of literary fiction, non-fiction, short stories, memoir and poetry. To read our Q&A with the author click on the author's name. To read more about the book, click on the book's title.


‘A New England Affair’ by Steven Carroll, published by Harper Collins

‘Atlantic Black’ by A.S. Patric, published by Transit Lounge

‘Australia Day’ by Melanie Cheng, published by Text Publishing

‘Bridget Crack’ by Rachel Leary, published by Allen & Unwin

‘Burning Down’ by Veny Armanno, published by UQP

‘Half Wild’ by Pip Smith, published by Allen & Unwin

‘Hello, Goodbye’ by Emily Brewin, published by Allen & Unwin

‘Her’ by Garry Disher, published by Hachette

‘Light And Shadow’ by Mark Colvin, published by Melbourne University Publishing

‘On John Marsden’ by Alice Pung, published by Black Inc. as part of their Writers on Writers series

‘On Kate Jennings’ by Erik Jensen, published by Black Inc. as part of their Writers on Writers series

‘On The Java Ridge’ by Jock Serong, published by Text Publishing

‘Parting Words’ by Cass Moriarty, published by UQP

‘Siren’ by Rachel Matthews, published by Transit Lounge

‘Soon’ by Lois Murphy, published by Transit Lounge

‘The Agonist by Shastra Deo, published by UQP

‘The Choke’ by Sofie Laguna, published by Allen & Unwin

‘The Girl From Munich’ by Tania Blanchard, published by Simon and Schuster

‘The Life To Come’ by Michelle de Kretser, published by Allen & Unwin

‘The Ones That Disappeared’ by Zana Fraillon, published by Hachette

‘Whiteley On Trial’ by Gabriella Coslovich, published by Melbourne University Publishing

‘You Be Mother’ by Meg Mason, published by Harper Collins