Dimitris Tsaloumas won a National Book Council award for The Observatory and later the Patrick White award for a writer deemed not to have been sufficiently recognised.
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Jason Steger The creator of such subversive characters as Old Tom, Mr Chicken and Horrible Harriet has been named as the next Australian Children's Laureate.
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Jason Steger John Hirst, leading Australian historian and public intellectual, has died at the age of 73.
Frank O'Shea The latest in top-notch science writing across a range of fields.
Ron Cerabona Literary events in Canberra.
Jason Steger Here comes the all-guzzling Amazon, the big sales at AbeBooks; Charlotte Jay's Edgar award; Ingrid Betancourt's novel of oppression; the launch of Best Poems 2015.
A Vincentia man has had his 15-month jail sentence for domestic violence reduced to 12 months.