Mireille Juchau and Charlotte Wood shortlisted for The Stella Prize

On March 10th The Stella Prize announced their 2016 shortlist and we are very please to see that both The World Without Us by Mireille Juchau and The Natural Way of Things by Charlotte Wood are on the list.

The Stella Prize celebrates Australian women’s contribution to literature. It was awarded for the first time in 2013 to Carrie Tiffany for Mateship with Birds. In 2014, the winner was Clare Wright for The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, and in 2015 the winner was Emily Bitto for The Strays. The prize is worth $50,000, and both fiction and nonfiction books are eligible for entry.