The finalists for the Aurealis awards for works published in the 2011 calendar year have been announced. The press release and full list of finalists can be found here (pdf).
We would like to congratulate all finalists. Of particular note for New Zealanders are local resident Jennifer Fallon (fantasy novel) and NZ born writers Karen Healey (YA novel) and the late Paul Haines (Collection and Horror Short Story).
Winners of the 2011 Aurealis Awards and the Peter McNamara Convenors’ Award for Excellence will be announced at the Aurealis Awards ceremony, on Saturday 12 May. More details on the web site.