Events Western Australian Premier's Book Awards 2024

Boffins Books is delighted to be the official bookseller for the Western Australian Permier's Book Awards.

The Western Australian Premier's Book Awards are for books published or self-published in 2023. The awards support, develop and recognise excellence in Western Australian writing. The State Library of Western Australia manages the Premier's Book Awards on behalf of the Government of Western Australia. Winners will be announced at the State Library on 7 June 2024.

Daisy Utemorrah for Unpublished Indigenous Junior and Young Adult Fiction, sponsored by Magabala Books

  • Dr Stephen Hagan – Acacia: 6 Eyes on Yesterday
  • Maureen Glover – Brothers in Arms
  • Elise Thornthwaite – Underneath the Surface
  • Marly and Linda Wells – Dusty Tracks

Premier's Prize for an Emerging Writer

Premier's Prize for Children's Book of the Year

Premier's Prize for Book of the Year, sponsored by Writing WA

Western Australian Writer's Fellowship

  • Lucy Dougan
  • Alan Fyfe
  • Kylie Howarth 
  • Laurie Steed
  • Emma Young

For more information about the Awards, visit the State Library's website


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