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Evie Wyld Wins Miles Franklin With 'Compelling' All The Birds, Singing

Posted at 7:14AM Friday 27 Jun 2014

British novelist Evie Wyld has won the 2014 Miles Franklin literary award for her novel, All the Birds, Singing.

Wyld's win, announced at Sydney's Museum of Contemporary Art on Thursday night, saw her book win out over a "stellar" shortlist that included acclaimed Australian novelist Tim Winton.

Guardian

Miles Franklin winner: an outsider's dark view of Australian masculinity

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