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!
Christian White’s bestselling thriller The Wife and the Widow has been named Best Crime Fiction 2020 by the Ned Kelly Awards, Australia’s oldest and most prestigious prize for crime writing.
Affirm Press will publish Pip Williams's highly anticipated second novel, The Bookbinder of Jericho, set in the same world as her bestselling novel, The Dictionary of Lost Words.
Three writers of young adult fiction have been selected as the winners of the 2020 Affirm Press Mentorship Award in partnership with Varuna, which focused on YA and middle grade fiction submissions for the second year.
Affirm Press has acquired ANZ rights to big beautiful female theory by award-winning essayist, comics artist, critic and poet Eloise Grills.
Applications are now open for the Affirm Press Mentorship Award with Varuna. Now in its sixth year, the award will focus exclusively on Young Adult and middle-grade fiction (ages 9+) with sci-fi and fantasy themes for entries to the 2020 award.
The appointment of Tash Besliev is a key part of the strategic plan for the independent publisher’s kids list.
Affirm Press is proud to partner with Diversity Arts Australia and the Western Sydney literacy movement Sweatshop to publish After Australia, an anthology of speculative fiction created by writers from Indigenous and culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
We're looking for a junior to mid-level publicist to join our dynamic publicity and marketing team.