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"Although we accept submissions from around the world, we must emphasise that A&U has a local focus and it's unlikely that we'd take on a project or author who did not have some sort of connection to Australia or New Zealand."




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Categories: Adult Fiction, Non-fiction and Illustrated Submissions; Children's and Young Adult Submissions; New Zealand Submissions; The Australian/Vogel's Literary Award; The Allen & Unwin Crime Fiction Prize.
Please note that we do not send individual acceptance or rejection letters. If you do not hear from us, please assume that we do not wish to pursue your manuscript for our lists.

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