The winners of the 2010 Prime Minister's Literary Awards were announced today. The four winners were selected from a field of over 330 entries and a short list of twenty-nine. The new categories of Children's ficiton and Young adult fiction were introduced this year.
The Winners of each category are:
- Fiction - Dog Boy by Eva Hornung
- Non-fiction - The Colony: A History of Early Sydney by Grace Karskens
- Young adult fiction - Confessions of a Liar, Thief and Failed Sex God by Bill Condon
- Children's fiction - Star Jumps by Lorraine Marwood