Posted by: Lisa Hill | November 8, 2011

Australian and New Zealand authors on the IMPAC Longlist 2012

The longlist for the 2012 IMPAC has been announced.  I hope I haven’t missed any Aussies or Kiwis in the lists below – let me know in Comments if I have…

Australian authors include

Rocks in the Belly by Jon Bauer (see my review)
The Vintage and the Gleaning by Jeremy Chambers (see my review)
Book of Lost Threads by Tess Evans
When Colts Ran by Roger McDonald (see my review)
That Deadman Dance by Kim Scott (see my review)
Bereft by Chris Womersley (see my review)

New Zealand titles

The Hut Builder by Laurence Fearnley (on my TBR)
Hand Me Down World by Lloyd Jones (see my review)

Other nominated titles reviewed on this blog
Room by Emma Donoghue (see my review)
Even the Dogs by Jon McGregor (see my review)
Skippy Dies by Paul Murray (see my review)

Links are to Fishpond, except for the international authors.


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