2015 Publisher Introduction Program

Thank you to the publishers from Pan Macmillan, Random House, Scribe Publishers, Text, UQP and UWA Publishers for making the selection and congratulations to the writers who will receive a fellowship.

The writers who will receive a PIP Fellowship 2015 and the Publishers who will read their work are:

Pan Macmillan

Caroline Miley for her historical fiction novelThe Competition

Cameron Weston for his fiction novelEverywhere then Gone

Random House

Linden Hyatt for his fiction novelThe Air Between Trees (fiction)

Issachar Espinedafor her fiction novelThe Art of Fish


Fiona Bell for her YA fiction novel Waterhole(YA Fiction) by

Amelia Hearn for her YA fiction novelSecrets, Lies and Birdwatching


Cindy Nancarrow for her fiction novel Repentance Creek (fiction) by

Ashley Kalagian Blunt for her narrative non-fiction novel Pomegranate’s Daughter


Eleni Hale for her fiction novel Glass Stone (previously titled Stone Girl and the Euphoria Addiction)

Karen West for her YA fiction novel Living Voice

UWA Press

Eva Lomski for her themed short story collection Mercury Afloat

Sinead Roarty for her inter-connected collection of short stories Exquisite Corpse

Congratulations also to shortlisted writers:

Christine Evans whose verse novel Cloudless has been picked up for publication by UWA press in September

Sally Collins James whose fiction novel The Dalai Lama is coming to Mittnagoonga has been picked up by the Gaby Naher agency

Vera Costello