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Brad Pitt to bring Illuminae to the big screen!

Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff have signed a deal with Brad Pitt's movie production company Plan B to turn their best-selling young adult science fiction thriller Illuminae into a major Hollywood film.

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The International DUBLIN Literary Award 2016

The longlist for the International DUBLIN Literary Award 2016 has been announced and Allen & Unwin is thrilled to report that three of our titles have been nominated!

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Neurotribes wins the Samuel Johnson Prize

Allen & Unwin is delighted to announce that Steve Silberman has been named the winner of the 2015 Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction for his book Neurotribes: The Legacy of Autism and How to Think Smarter About People Who Think Differently.

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William Hill Australian Sports Book of the Year shortlist

Congratulations to Larry Writer, whose book Dangerous Games has been shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of the Year.

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Neurotribes shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize

Allen & Unwin is delighted to announce that Steve Silberman's NeuroTribes: The legacy of autism and how to think smarter about people who think differently has made the shortlist for the £20,000 Samuel Johnson book prize.

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The 2015 Voss Literary Prize Shortlist

The shortlist for the 2015 Voss Literary Prize has been announced and three of the six titles are Allen & Unwin books!

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2015 Queensland Literary Awards winners

Congratulations to Libby Connors and Christos Tsiolkas who have each been named winners in the 2015 Queensland Literary Awards!

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Children's Books selected for White Ravens 2015

A number of our books have been selected for the prestigeous "White Ravens" annual catalogue of international book recommendations compiled by the International Youth Library in Munich. 

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2015 Tasmanian Premier's Literary Prizes shortlists

Congratulations to all the writers shortlisted for the 2015 Premier's Literary Prizes! The shortlists for the 2015 Premier's Literary Prizes were announced at the opening of the Tasmanian Writers and Readers Festival on Friday, 11 September 2015.

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2015 Queensland Literary Awards shortlists

The QLA is a community driven awards program, managed by State Library of Queensland, which nurtures and celebrates the talent and achievement of Australian writers. This year 58 authors have been shortlisted across 12 categories.

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