The Secret River

Awards and nominations

  • FAW Christina Stead Award, 2005: joint winner[15]
  • Commonwealth Writers Prize, South East Asia and South Pacific Region, Best Book, 2006: winner
  • Commonwealth Writers Prize, 2006: winner
  • Miles Franklin Literary Award, 2006: shortlisted
  • New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards, Community Relations Commission Award, 2006: winner
  • New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards, Christina Stead Prize for Fiction, 2006: winner
  • Nita Kibble Literary Award, 2006: shortlisted
  • Booksellers Choice Award, 2006: winner[16]
  • Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA), Australian Book of the Year, 2006: winner[17]
  • Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA), Australian Literary Fiction Book of the Year, 2006: winner[17]
  • The Age Book of the Year Award, Fiction Prize, 2006: shortlisted
  • Man Booker Prize, 2006: shortlisted
  • Queensland Premier's Literary Awards, Best Fiction Book, 2006: shortlisted
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Award, The Vance Palmer Prize for Fiction, 2006: shortlisted
  • Colin Roderick Award, 2005: shortlisted
  • International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, 2007: longlisted

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