Michelle De Kretser’s Questions of Travel has won the Premier’s Prize (and the fiction category) at the 2012 Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards, announced last night at an award ceremony held at the State Reception Centre in Kings Park. It is yet another win for Michelle De Kretser who has, this year, already won the Miles Franklin Award and the Prime Minister’s Literary Award for Fiction.
Winners of the other categories are:
Sea Hearts / Margo Lanagan
Pookie Aleera is Not My Boyfriend / Stephen Herrick
Australian Backyard Naturalist / Peter Macinnis
Kurlumarniny: We Come from the Desert / Monty Hale (Minyjun)
My Planets Reunion Memoir / David P Reiter
Exile: The Lives and Hopes of Werner Pelz / Roger Averill
Cumulus / Robert Gray
The Fremantle Candidate / Ingle Knight
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