Affirm Press is delighted that Sara Saleh has signed on for her debut novel to be published in 2023, following her participation in the inaugural Affirm Press Mentorship for Sweatshop Writers.
Following the huge success of Bedtime Sorted! by Jimmy Rees and Briony Stewart, Affirm Press is delighted to announce that a second book in the series, Dinner Sorted!, will be published in March 2022.
Applications are now open for the 2021 Affirm Press Mentorship Award with Varuna, the National Writers’ House.
We’re delighted to have acquired World rights to a new novel by Carrie Cox, via Lyn Tranter at Australian Literary Management. So Many Beats of the Heart is an uplifting commercial women’s fiction title that will be loved by fans of Maggie Alderson, Maria Semple and Marian Keyes.
The newly created role of Marketing Coordinator will be an all-rounder with a focus on delivering retail and digital marketing initiatives.
Affirm Press signs Shirley Le, recipient of inaugural Affirm Press Mentorship for Sweatshop Writers.
Following the success of 2020’s After Australia, independent publisher Affirm Press has again partnered with the Western Sydney literacy movement Sweatshop to publish Another Australia.
The Australian Book Industry Awards were announced last week, with Pip Williams and Amelia Mellor each taking home a gong.
Affirm Press will be expanding its commercial list under the direction of newly appointed Publisher, Kelly Doust.
The Dictionary of Lost Words has been named Book of the Year and Debut Fiction winner at the 2021 Indie Book Awards. Congratulations, Pip!