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Australian Book Industry Awards 2018 Winners!

Australian Book Industry Awards 2018 Winners! The 2018 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs) were announced tonight at a gala dinner at the Sydney International Convention Centre, hosted by ABC TV’s Ben Jenkins and Zoe Norton-Lodge. Known as the Oscars for books, the awards are judged by an academy of over 250 respected publishing industry figures, […]


The Australian Publishers Association is pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2018 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs). Australian music legend, best-selling author and 2017 ABIA award winner Jimmy Barnes is shortlisted again this year for his new memoir Working Class Man. The 2018 shortlist includes some of the biggest names in the Australian book […]

Vote for your all-time favourite ABIA Book of the Year!

Every year, the Australian Book Industry awards one exceptional book the title of Book of the Year. To celebrate this award, our friends at Better Reading want to find out which of the past winners is Australia’s favourite. Pick a Book of the Year, explain why it’s your favourite and you could win a the ABIA […]