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The best of Australian fiction 2021

Every year our staff vote for their favourite books and music of the past 12 months. Here are our top 10 Australian fiction books of the year, voted for by Readings' staff, and displayed in no particular order. In Moonland by Miles Allinson

In present-day Melbourne, a man attempts to piece together the mystery of his father’s apparent suicide,…

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The Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards shortlists 2022

The Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards shortlists for 2022 have been revealed. Congratulations to all the shortlistees! **

PRIZE FOR FICTION After Story by Larissa Behrendt Bodies of Light by Jennifer Down Echolalia by Briohny Doyle The Dogs by John Hughes Smokehouse by Melissa Manning Permafrost by S.J Norman PRIZE FOR NON-FICTION C

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The best of international fiction 2021

Every year our staff vote for their favourite books and music of the past 12 months. Here are our top 10 international fiction books of the year, voted for by Readings' staff, and displayed in no particular order. Still Life by Sarah Winman

1944, in the ruined wine cellar of a Tuscan villa, as the Allied troops advance and bombs fall around th…

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