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The much-anticipated 2024 Australian Book Industry Awards were presented on Thursday 9 May at a star-studded event in Melbourne. Featuring some of the biggest names in the Australian book industry, this year’s shortlists and winners were a showcase of established luminaries and emerging talents. The 22 winners were selected by an experienced cohort of highly-respected […]
There has been debate in the book industry about this year’s shortlist for the ABIA Bookshop of the Year Award. Each year, this Award is open to nominations from all individual bricks-and-mortar shops selling books in Australia. Those submissions and the evidence they present are reviewed against the criteria by a panel of expert industry […]
The ABIAs celebrate the professionals in the book business – the dedicated individuals and teams who bring stories to life, and books to the right readers. Congratulations to the new Hall of Fame recipients, and the companies shortlisted for the five Business Awards, all recognising outstanding contributions to the industry. Browse the Business Awards shortlists below, […]
We are thrilled to announce the Book Awards shortlists for ABIA 2024! The Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) showcase the best talent in the business, with exceptional collaborations between publishers, authors, editors, illustrators, marketers and designers in bringing quality books to Australian and international markets. Browse the Book Awards shortlists below, while the shortlists for […]
The ABIAs celebrate the professionals in the book business – the dedicated individuals and teams who bring stories to life, and books to the right readers. Congratulations to the new Hall of Fame recipients, and the companies shortlisted for the six Business Awards, all recognising outstanding contributions to the industry. Hall of Fame: Lloyd O’Neil […]