Today the Prime Minister announced the winners of the four categories in the 2011 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. They are:
- Fiction – Traitor / Stephen Daisley
- Non-fiction – The Hard Light of Day / Rod Moss
- Young adult fiction – Graffiti Moon / Cath Crowley
- Children’s fiction – Shake a Leg / Boori Monty Pryor, illus by Jan Ormerod
Each winner receives $80,000. The losing shortlisted authors receive consolation prizes of $5000 each.
See the PM’s Literary award website for more details on each of the winners.