We are very excited that The Animals in That Country by Laura Jean McKay has been shortlisted for The Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction 2020.
The Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction (originally known as the Readings New Australian Writing Award) was established in 2014 and recognises exciting and exceptional new contributions to local literature. First and second published works of fiction are eligible. The Prize is awarded to the work of highest literary merit.
Congratulations to Laura and all the shortlisted authors.
Look out for the announcement of the winner online in late October and in the November edition of the Readings Monthly. Find out more here.