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Hachette Australia is thrilled to congratulate Maxine Beneba Clarke on her memoir, The Hate Race, being shortlisted for the 2017 Stella Prize. 

The Stella Prize is a major literary award that celebrates Australian women’s writing, and an organisation that champions cultural change.

The winner will be announced on Tuesday 18 April. We wish Maxine the best of luck!

For the full list of shortlisted authors and books in 2017, visit:

  • The Hate Race - Maxine Beneba Clarke

    From one of Australia's most exciting writers, and the author of the multi-award-winning FOREIGN SOIL, comes THE HATE RACE: a powerful, funny, and at times devastating memoir about growing up black in white middle-class Australia.

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