Wendy Orr named joint winner of the PM's Literary Awards Children's Fiction prize

The winners of the 2017 Prime Minister's Literary Awards have been announced, and we're delighted to have our author Wendy Orr named as joint winner of the children's fiction prize for her novel Dragonfly Song.

The Awards celebrate outstanding literary talent in Australia and the valuable contribution Australian writing makes to the nation's cultural and intellectual life. 

Find out more about the Awards and see all the winners at arts.gov.au/pm-literary-awards

Dragonfly Song

by Wendy Orr

Abandoned by the priestess of the island at birth, Aissa is an outcast, surviving by her wits - until she joins the acrobatic bull dancers who are sent away to compete on the island of the Bull King. A gripping and powerful adventure by acclaimed author Wendy Orr.

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