Category Archives: Indies Book of the Year

Indie Books Awards 2017

As members of the Australian Independent Booksellers group, we at Brays Books are delighted to celebrate the diversity of exciting and interesting writers on this year’s long list for The Indie Book Awards. The Indie Book Awards were established in 2008 … Continue reading

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Indie Book Awards

This week saw the announcement of the Indie Book awards at a ceremony in Sydney on Wednesday night. The Indies began in 2008. Their aim is to highlight “the best Australian writing as chosen by Australian Independent Booksellers.” The Indies … Continue reading

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Indie Shortlist Judges Comments

Although Anna Funder’s wonderful debut fiction title All That I Am has won the overall prize for the Indie’s book of the year, a quick glance at some of the judges comments will reveal how difficult it is to choose … Continue reading

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The Indies Book of the Year! And the winner is……….

Each year independent booksellers around Australia vote for and contribute the prize money towards The Indies Book of the Year, showing their strong committment to promoting Australian literature. Previous winners include Breath -Tim Winton, Jasper Jones – Craig Silvey and The Happiest Refugee – … Continue reading

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