We are delighted to announce that People of the River by Grace Karskens has been shortlisted for the 2021 Ernest Scott Prize for History!
The winner will be announced on the 13th May.
The rest of the shortlist and more information can be found here.
by Grace Karskens
A landmark history of Australia's first successful settler farming area, which was on the Hawkesbury-Nepean River. Award-winning historian Grace Karskens uncovers the everyday lives of ordinary people in the early colony, both Aboriginal and British.