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Western Australian Premier's Book Awards - 2009 Shortlist

Children’s Books

Christine HARRIS - Audrey’s Big Secret  (Little Hare Books)
Sally MURPHY & Heather POTTER - Pearl verses the World (Walker Books Australia)
Dianne WOLFER & Brian SIMMONDS - Lighthouse Girl (Fremantle Press)
Margaret WILD & Freya BLACKWOOD - Harry & Hopper (Omnibus Books)
Palo MORGAN & Chris NIXON - Crocodile Cake (Fremantle Press)

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Young Adults

Justine LARBALESTIER - Liar (Allen & Unwin)
Belinda JEFFREY - Brown Skin Blue (University of Queensland Press)
David METZENTHEN - Jarvis 24 (Penguin Group Australia)
Penny TANGEY - Loving Richard Feynman (University of Queensland Press)
Lia HILLS - The Beginner’s Guide to Living (Text Publishing)

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Scripts

Katherine THOMSON - Darwin – episode 1 Origins (HLA Management)
Reg CRIBB - Krakouer (HLA Management)
Alice ADDISON - My Place – 1948 ‘Jen’ (HLA Management)
Paul GALLOWAY - Realism (Currency Press)
Shirley BARRETT - South Solitary (HLA Management)
Kelly LEFEVER - The Circuit – Series 2: Sorry Business (Media World Pictures)

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WA History

Penelope HETHERINGTON - Paupers, Poor Relief & Poor Houses (UWA Publishing)
Tiffany SHELLAM - Shaking Hands on the Fringe (UWA Publishing)
Jenny GREGORY & Jan GOTHARD - Historical Encyclopedia of WA (UWA Publishing)
Simon ADAMS - The Unforgiving Rope (UWA Publishing)

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Poetry

Felicity PLUNKETT - Vanishing Point (University of Queensland Press)
Kate MIDDLETON - Fire Season (Giramondo Publishing)
Emily BALLOU - The Darwin Poems (UWA Publishing)
Andrew TAYLOR - The Unhaunting (Salt Publishing)

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Non-Fiction

Iain McCALMAN - Darwin's Armada (Penguin Group (Australia))
Kim Cheng BOEY - Between Stations (Giramondo Publishing
Alasdair McGREGOR - Grand Obsessions (Penguin Group (Australia)
Thomas KENEALLY - Australians: Origins to Eureka (Allen & Unwin

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Fiction

J.M.COETZEE - Summertime (Random House (KNOPF))
David MALOUF - Ransom (Random House (KNOPF))
Gerald MURNANE - Barley Patch (Giramondo Publishing)
Craig SILVEY - Jasper Jones (Allen & Unwin)

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