Literary award winners of the year

As 2016 comes to a close, here’s a round-up of some of this year’s literary prize winners. Which have you read? (and did you agree with the judges?!):

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Australian
Miles Franklin Literary Award – A.S. Patrić Black Rock White City
Stella Prize – Charlotte Wood The Natural Way of Things (also won Indie Book Awards)
Prime Minister’s Literary Awards – Lisa Gorton The Life of Houses
Barbara Jefferis Award – Peggy Frew Hope Farm
Australian Book Industry Awards – Book of the Year – Magda Szubanski Reckoning
Walkley Book Award – Stan Grant Talking to My Country
The Australian/Vogel’s Literary Award – Katherine Brabon The Memory Artist

International
Man Booker Prize – Paul Beatty The Sellout
Man Booker International Prize – Han Kang The Vegetarian (translated by Deborah Smith)
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction – Viet Thanh Nguyen The Sympathizer

If you’d like us to add any more to the list, let us know!

Our online readers advisory resources NoveList Plus and Books and Authors also have content on award winners, including reviews.