everything under the moon launch

Can’t wait to launch this collection of queer fairy tales on Thursday 26 October.

amelia westlake is one of entertainment weekly’s 10 best young adult books of the year

The US edition of Amelia Westlake is one of Entertainment Weekly’s top 10 books of 2019. Erin Gough gifts readers a social justice adventure with heart and humor in equal measure. Teacher’s pet Harriet Price and anti-establishment artist Will Everhart team up to create the fictional Amelia Westlake, a high school hoax who speaks truth…

amelia westlake wins ethel turner prize at nsw premier’s literary awards

Amelia Westlake has won the Ethel Turner Prize for Young People’s Literature at the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards. Judges’ comments Erin Gough has […] created a fiercely funny narrative that sits well in the contemporary young adult niche, raising issues of feminist intersectionality, queerness and racism, shedding timely commentary on the #MeToo movement. While the…

listings for amelia westlake

Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) 2019 – shortlisted Gold Inky Award 2019 – long listed CBCA Notable Book 2019 Queensland Literary Awards 2018 – shortlisted Judges’ comments: Gough deftly navigates the delicate space where comedy meets drama. Her two spirited protagonists, the naively generous Harriet, and the cynical, completely ‘woke’ Will, forge a bond as they…