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The Miles Franklin Literary Award longlist 2021

The 2021 longlist for the Miles Franklin Literary Award has been announced! The Miles Franklin Literary Award was celebrates novels of the highest literary merit that tell stories about Australian life, shining a light on some of the country’s most talented writers.

Below are the twelve longlisted titles:

Amnesty by Aravind Adiga

The Rain Her

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Consent in books for kids

It’s never too early to have conversations about consent and bodily autonomy with kids. Here are four books that can help you get started.

Welcome to Consent by Yumi Stynes & Dr. Melissa Kang

Dr Melissa Kang and Yumi Stynes have written the only guide you need to figuring out the rules of consent. Whether you’re a curious tween, teen or par…

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May recommendations from our Teen Advisory Board

Our Teen Advisory Board have been busy reading and letting us know what they’re loving; below, you can read recommendations from three of our fantastic 2021 board members. You can also browse the favourite books by favourite authors collection – compiled by the entire board – here. Aurelia Orr is reading The End of the World is Bigger Than Love

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