2017 ACT Book of the Year Award

The ACT Government will offer a 2017 ACT Book of the Year Award for excellence in literature, valued at $10,000.

Nominations open from Monday 26 June and will close on 28 July 2017.

The Award recognises  quality contemporary literary works including fiction, non-fiction and poetry, by ACT based authors published in the previous calendar year (2016), and aims to support the development of ACT based writers and promote writing in the ACT.

For further information visit the ACT Book of the Year Award page, contact artsACT on (02) 62072384 or email artsACT@act.gov.au

Caption: 2016 Book of the Year shortlisted nominations