We’re thrilled to see The Animals in That Country by Laura Jean McKay on the shortlist for the 2021 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards.
The judges said, ‘McKay's novel is daring, original and ambitious, with a highly inventive use of language.’ Read the rest of the judges comments and find out more here.
The Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards were inaugurated by the Victorian Government in 1985 to honour literary achievement by Australian writers. The awards are administered by the Wheeler Centre on behalf of the Premier of Victoria.
Congratulations to Laura and all the shortlisted authors.