ARA Historical Novel Prize shortlist celebrates the rich tapestry of Australia’s history

The Historical Novel Society Australasia (HNSA), alongside ARA Group, has today announced the 2020 shortlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize.   The 2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize shortlist is: Master of My Fate by Sienna Brown (Penguin Books Australia): Debut historical novelist, Sienna Brown, tells an unknown coming-of-age survival story about a Jamaican … Read moreARA Historical Novel Prize shortlist celebrates the rich tapestry of Australia’s history

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: The Yield by Tara June Winch

HNSA, in partnerships with ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. The Yield by Tara June Winch was one of the novels featured in the longlist. We chat with Tara below about what being longlisted means to her and … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: The Yield by Tara June Winch

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Damascus by Christos Tsiolkas

HNSA, in partnerships with ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. Damascus by Christos Tsiolkas was one of the novels featured in the longlist. In the video below (available via the HNSA Youtube channel), we chat with Christos about what … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Damascus by Christos Tsiolkas

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Master of My Fate by Sienna Brown

HNSA, in partnerships with ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. Master of My Fate by Sienna Brown was one of the novels featured in the longlist. We chat with Sienna below about why she entered the prize and … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Master of My Fate by Sienna Brown

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: The Electric Hotel by Dominic Smith

HNSA, in partnerships with ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. The Electric Hotel by Dominic Smith was one of the novels featured in the longlist. We chat with Dominic below about the value of historical fiction and what … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: The Electric Hotel by Dominic Smith

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Shepherd by Catherine Jinks

HNSA, in partnerships with ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. Shepherd by Catherine Jinks was one of the novels featured in the longlist. We chat with Catherine below about why she entered the prize and what historical fiction means to … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Shepherd by Catherine Jinks

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams

HNSA, in partnerships with ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams was one of the novels featured in the longlist. We chat with Pip below about why she entered the prize … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Bodies of Men by Nigel Featherstone

HNSA, in partnership with the ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. Bodies of Men by Nigel Featherstone was one of the novels featured in the longlist. We chat with Nigel below about why he entered the prize and … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Bodies of Men by Nigel Featherstone

2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Stone Sky Gold Mountain by Mirandi Riwoe

HNSA, in partnership with the ARA Group, recently announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. Stone Sky Gold Mountain by Mirandi Riwoe was one of the novels featured in the longlist. We chat with Mirandi below about why she entered the prize … Read more2020 ARA Historical Novel Prize Longlist: Stone Sky Gold Mountain by Mirandi Riwoe

ARA Historical Novel Prize Announces Longlist and Doubles Prize Monies

In conjunction with its generous sponsor ARA Group, the Historical Novel Society Australasia (HNSA) has today announced the eight talented authors, and their outstanding novels, selected in the 2020 longlist for the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize. You can watch the video broadcast of the announcement below. Longlisted entries include: Master of My Fate by … Read moreARA Historical Novel Prize Announces Longlist and Doubles Prize Monies

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