Date 01 Aug, 2024

The winner of the 2024 Miles Franklin Literary Award will be announced on 1 August.

All the shortlisted authors receive $5,000 each from Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund. Read about the six titles that made the shortlist here.

They will be competing for one of the most prominent literary prizes in Australia, with the winner also receiving $60,000.

Last year, the Miles Franklin Literary Award was awarded to Shankari Chandran for her novel, Chai Time at Cinnamon Gardens, published by Ultimo Press.