The Australian literary voices are well alive and vibrant since the jury of the most prestigious literary award of this country has chosen three fiction debuts to be part of the five book shortlist! Congratulations to Tony Birch, Anna Funder and Favel Parrett for achieving this amazing feat. They will be contending for the winning spot with well respected and well loved Frank Moorhouse and Gillian Mears. Are you looking for some great books to read, here are five highlights from Australia, get started now. The winner will be announced on the 20th of June!