Blemish News

I'm READY NOW SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2013 ACT BOOK OF THE YEAR

April 3, 2014

After being Highly Commended in the 2013 ACT Writing and Publishing Awards for Fiction, Nigel Featherstone's novella I'm Ready Now has recieved further recognition, this time being shorlisted for the 2013 ACT Book of the Year.

The annual ACT Book of the Year Award recognises quality contemporary published literary works by ACT writers and is valued at $10,000. 28 nominations were received for 2013. Only four books were shortlisted.

Blemish Books would like to offer a huge congratulation to Nigel. His "little book" continues to punch well above its weight.

To grab a copy of I’m Ready Now, head over to our bookstore.

I'm READY NOW HIGHLY COMMENDED IN the ACT Writing and Publishing Awards

December 15, 2013

Nigel Featherstone's novella I'm Ready Now has been Highly Commended in the 2013 ACT Writing and Publishing Awards for Fiction. Congratulations Nigel!

To grab a copy of I’m Ready Now or Fall On Me, head over to our bookstore.

I'm READY NOW SHORtLISTED For the ACT Writing and Publishing Awards

November 20, 2013

I'm Ready NowBlemish Books is super excited to announce that Nigel Featherstone's novella I'm Ready Now has been shortlisted in the 2013 ACT Writing and Publishing Awards for Fiction!

This is the second time Featherstone has been nominated for the award after his win in 2012 for Fall On Me (also published by Blemish Books).

The winner will be announced at the ACT Writers Centre Christmas party on 12 December 2013.

We’ve got our fingers crossed!

To grab a copy of I’m Ready Now or Fall On Me, head over to our bookstore.

 

Nigel Featherstone on 666 ABC

October 7, 2013

Nigel Featherstone, author of Fall On Me and I'm Ready Now, was recently interviewed on 666 ABC’s Canberraphile program. Talking with presenter Melanie Tait, Nigel talked ADFA, war, masculinity, and, of course, novellas!

You can listen to the interview on our poscast page.

Triptych Poets Combo Pack now on sale

August 28, 2013

Triptych Combo PackAll three issues of our acclaimed Triptych Poets series are available in one complete pack!

The Triptych Poets series has been the cornerstone of Blemish Books since our inception in 2009.

Poets featured in the series include: Ray Liversidge, Hilaire, Mary Mageau, Stuart Cooke, Bronwen Manger, Ouyang Yu, P.S. Cottier, Joan Kerr and J.C. Inman

For $15 you get: 3 books, nine poets, and over 180 poems.

Great value!

To buy the Triptych Combo Pack check out our Bookstore.