Stella Prize Long List, 2013

The long list for the inaugural Stella Prize, 2013,  has been announced. As you may be aware, the Stella Prize is a  new major literary award for Australian women's writing, with a $50,000 prize being awarded to the winner. 

2013 Long List
Floundering by Romy Ash 
Mazin Grace by Dylan Coleman 
The Burial by Courtney Collins
 The People Smuggler by Robin de Crespigny 

Questions of Travel  by Michelle de Kretser 

Sufficient Grace by Amy Espeseth 

The Sunlit Zone by Lisa Jacobson 

Like a House on Fire by Cate Kennedy 

Sea Hearts by Margo Lanagan 

The Mind of a Thief by Patti Miller 

An Opening by Stephanie Radok 

Mateship with Birds by Carrie Tiffany 
The judges will announce the shortlist on Wednesday 20 March, and winners will be announced in Melbourne, Tuesday 16th April.