Translator honoured by the French; a Jules Verne classic from Australia; new life for critics' prize
Jason Steger Tanner's home from home; optimism about print; when Dimitris met Laurie; and the PEN boss comes to town.
Susan Wyndham Although the Stella Prize was launched three years ago to recognise both fiction and nonfiction by Australian women, fiction in all its forms dominates the longlist released on Tuesday.
Jason Steger 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.
Ron Cerabona Literary news in Canberra.
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.
The Wingham Chronicle's weekly gallery of people out and about in Wingham.
MEMBER for Myall Lakes Stephen Bromhead visited Wingham Fire Station to get a briefing on the new alterations
WINGHAM'S John Black was on the NSW RSL lawn bowls State side that won the Dr Sydney Krantz ...
Many landholders in the Manning Valley are well aware of the problems with the invasive, introduced weed Giant ...
GREATER Taree City Council's rangers have taken a proactive approach to managing overgrown properties throughout the region.