Voss Literary Prize 2017 Longlist

nominations for the second annual 2017 Voss Literary Prize.

The 2017 Voss Literary Prize longlist has been announced. The Voss Literary Prize is awarded to the best novel published in Australia in the previous year, and is dedicated to the memory of historian Vivian Robert Le Vaux Voss and is managed by the Australian University Heads of English, the peak body for the study of English at Australian universities.

The longlisted novels are:

All These Perfect Strangers by Aoife Clifford (Simon & Schuster)
Dodge Rose by Jack Cox (Text)
Our Magic Hour by Jennifer Down (Text)
Our Tiny, Useless Hearts by Toni Jordan (Text)
The Healing Party by Micheline Lee (Black Inc.)
Skylarking by Kate Mildenhall (Black Inc.)
Music and Freedom by Zoe Morrison (Vintage)
The Last Days of Ava Langdon by Mark O’Flynn (UQP)
A Loving, Faithful Animal by Josephine Rowe (UQP)
Hold by Kirsten Tranter, (Fourth Estate)

Voss Literary Prize Website