Ta da! The 2017 Stella Prize shortlist has been announced.
- Between a Wolf and a Dog by Georgia Blain
- The Hate Race by Maxine Beneba Clarke
- Poum and Alexandre by Catherine de Saint Phalle
- An Isolated Incident by Emily Maguire
- The Museum of Modern Love by Heather Rose
- Dying: A Memoir by Cory Taylor
When the longlist was announced in February, I began working my way through it, without trying to guess at what would make the shortlist. So, how did I go? Of the shortlist, I’ve read two, am reading one, own two more and need to get my hands on one.
And although it’s one I haven’t read, my early call is that Beneba Clarke will take out the prize…