As promised earlier I have posted here a list of well known and some unknown Australian Authors. do yourself a favour and read some of these authors their contribution to the literary world is nothing short of amazing.

Kate Morton     Moya Kate     John Marsden     Fleur McDonald     Favel Parret     Tim WInton

Markus Zusak   Paul Ham      Elliot Perlman Melina Marchetta      Richard Flanagan

Michael Gerard Bauer      William Kostakis     Rebecca Sparrow    Kate Eltham    Mem Fox

Paul Jennings    Isobelle Carmody    Graeme Base    David Hill   John Birmingham

Alex Miller    Colleen McCullough Craig Silvey     Robert G Barret    May Gibbs    Joan Lindsay

Fiona McIntosh Geraldine Brooks     Nick Earls     Kerry Greenwood      Robert Drewe

Gregory David Roberts Norman Lindsay     Michael Robotham     Susan Duncan   Matthew Nable

Shaun Tan    Sara Douglass    Bryce Courtenay    Matthew Reilly Marianne de Pierres

Matthew Condon    Juliet Marillier     Karen Brooks     Ruth Parks     Tarci Harding

Garth Nix     Helen Garner     Kate Grenville Jennifer Fallon   Trent Jamieson   Kim Wilkins

Karen Miller    Peter Temple    Peter Carey    Patrick White     Nancy Cato      Kylie Chan

Chris Womersley    Peter Goldsworthy Alison Lester     Henry Lawson    Banjo Patterson

Sean Williams      Kerri Arthur     Jesse Blackadder    Elizabeth Jolley   Andrew McGahan

Jenny Blackford    Shane Maloney    David Malouf    Thea Astley    Nicholas Jose   Robert Dessaix

Sonya Hartnett      Sumner Locke Elliot     Cecilia Dart-Thornton Arnold Zable  Victor Kelleher

Cate Kennedy    Jaclyn Moriarty        Peter V Brett         Colin Taber         Geoff Mcgeachin

Steele Rudd      John Scott       Maggie Hamilton          Gabrielle Lord        Joel Sheperd

Liz Byrski   Stephanie Dowrick    Amanda Curtin   Sophie Cunningham   Brian Caswell

Cassandra Golds      Steven Herrick      Catherine Jinks       Irini Savvides   Stephen Daisley

Peter Klein   Thomas Keneally


Now of course there are a lot more Australian authors than this list here but for give me for not wanting to type more ! LOL ! I hope someone gets inspired to read some of these amazing writers they really are amazing.

This whole month is Australian Authors Month so make sure the next book you buy is by and Aussie ! And shop local support your Independent book stores they will have the best range 🙂