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The Secrets We Share
The Secrets We Sha...
Nova Weetman


The highly anticipated companion to Nova Weetman’s critically acclaimed middle-reader The Secrets We Keep.


The Agonist
The Agonist
Shastra Deo


Winner of the 2016 Thomas Shapcott Prize for Poetry.


Machines for Feeling
Machines for Feeli...
Mireille Juchau


The brilliant first novel of Mireille Juchau, author of the Miles Franklin–longlisted The World Without Us


After the Carnage
After the Carnage
Tara June Winch


Ten years after the much-acclaimed Swallow the Air, Tara June Winch returns with an extraordinary new collection of stories A single mother resorts to extreme measures to protect her young son ...


Things Could Be Worse
Things Could Be Wo...
Lily Brett


Rediscover the lovable character Lola Bensky with this stylish reissue of Lily Brett’s first work of fiction


Napoleon
Napoleon's Roads
David Brooks


A writer questions the architecture of words, struggling to capture his ideas before they are lost; a husband excavating beneath his house becomes mesmerised by silence and disappears in search of sol ...


Swallow The Air (10th Anniversary Edition)
Swallow The Air (1...
Tara June Winch


In 2006, Tara June Winch’s startling debut Swallow the Air was published to acclaim. Its poetic yet visceral style announced the arrival a fresh and exciting new talent. This 10th anniversary e ...


Charades
Charades
Janette Turner Ho...


Stunningly original, Charades has stood the test of time as a major Australian work.


Ghost River
Ghost River
Tony Birch


Archie Kemp knows trouble when he sees it, and he sees it when 13-year-old Sonny Brewer moves in next door. But life for the dirt-poor kid of an alcoholic father in hard-knocks Collingwood can be brut ...


Janette Turner Hospital Collected Stories
Janette Turner Hos...
Janette Turner Ho...


This collection brings together in one distinguished volume a range of stories written over twenty-five years by this internationally acclaimed author.



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What's New

Congratulations to the seven UQP authors shortlisted in the 2018 Queensland Literary Awards: Venero Armanno, Tony Birch, Peter Carnavas, Laura Elvery, Pip Harry, Charles Massy, and Jackie Ryan.  

The Courier-Mail People's Choice Queensland Book of the Year Award  

Burning Down by Venero Armanno

We'll Show the World: Expo88 by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland Short Story Collection - Steele Rudd Award

Common People by Tony Birch

Trick of the Light by Laura Elvery

Griffith University Children's BookAward            

The Elephant by Peter Canarvas

Griffith University Young Adult Book Award       

Because of You by Pip Harry

The University of Queensland Non-Fiction Book Award

Call of the Reed Warbler: A New Agriculture - A New Earth by Charles Massy

Queensland Premier's Award for a Work of State Significance    

We'll Show the World: Expo88by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland History Book Award              

We'll Show the World: Expo 88 by Jackie Ryan





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Join David Malouf as he launches his new poetry collection, An Open Book, in Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne, and delivers the opening address at the Australian Short Story Festival in Perth.

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Join Bernard Cohen as he launches When I Saw the Animal at Ariel Books in Sydney.
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