2011 Queensland Premier's Literary Awards Winners

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The winners of the 2011 Queensland Premier's Literary Awards were announced last week.  The winners were:

Fiction Book Award
Reading Madame Bovary, Amanda Lohrey (Black Inc.)

Emerging Queensland Author - Manuscript Award
The Beloved, Annah Lee Faulkner

Unpublished Indigenous Writer - Arts Queensland David Unaipon Award
'Mazin' Grace, Dylan Coleman

Non-Fiction Book Award
An Eye for Eternity: The life of Manning Clark, Mark McKenna (The Miegunyah Press)

History Book - Faculty of Arts, University of Queensland Award
Northern Voyagers: Australia's monsoon coast in maritime history, Alan Powell (Australian Scholarly Publishing)

Children's Book - Mary Ryan's Award
Just a Dog, Michael Gerard Bauer (Omnibus Books)

Young Adult Book Award
Being Here, Barry Jonsberg (Allen & Unwin)

Science Writer Award
Voyage to the Planets - Episodes 1, 2 and 3 - Mars, Jupiter and Saturn, Richard Smith (Essential Media and Entertainment)

Poetry Collection - Arts Queensland Judith Wright Calanthe Award
Starlight: 150 poems, John Tranter (University of Queensland Press)

Australian Short Story Collection - Arts Queensland Steele Rudd Award
Reading Madame Bovary, Amanda Lohrey (Black Inc.)

Literary or Media Work Advancing Public Debate - The Harry Williams Award
Into the Woods: The Battle for Tasmania's Forests, Anna Krien (Black Inc.)

Film Script - Screen Queensland Award
The Hunter, Alice Addison (Porchlight Films)

Drama Script (Stage) - Griffith University Creative Writing Program Award
Life Without Me, Daniel Keene (Currency Press Pty Ltd)

Television Script - QUT Creative Industries Award
Paper Giants: The birth of Cleo - Part 2, Christopher Lee (Southern Star John Edwards)

You can read the full shortlists here.

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