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Our Story winners

The winner of the Our Story voting for Western Australia is Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey.

Collecting thousands of votes across Australia, Our Story let people nominate the book which best represented their state, with the results announced at the National Year of Reading on February 14. In Western Australia, Jasper Jones gathered the most votes.

The selections for the other states were:

·        Smoke and Mirrors by Kel Robertson (ACT)
·        The Idea of Home by John Hughes (New South Wales)
·        Listening to Country by Ros Moriarty (Northern Territory)
·        The White Earth by Andrew McGahan (Queensland)
·        Time’s Long Ruin by Stephen Orr (South Australia)
·        Well Done, Those Men by Barry Heard (Victoria)

For more information on Our Story, and the National Year of Reading, visit Love2Read.

 

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