Mar 09 2018

Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature, 2018 shortlist

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2018 Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature shortlist has been announced. Of special interest:

Children's Literature Award

Rockhopping by Trace Balla (VIC) (Allen and Unwin)
Dragonfly Song by Wendy Orr (NSW) (Allen and Unwin)
The Fall by Tristan Bancks (NSW) (Random House)
How to Bee by Bren MacDibble (VIC) (Allen and Unwin)
Sister Heart by Sally Morgan (WA) (Fremantle Press)
The Other Christy by Oliver Phommavanh (NSW) (Penguin)

Young Adult Fiction Award

Ballad for a Mad Girl by Vikki Wakefield (SA) (Text Publishing)
First Person Shooter by Cameron Raynes (SA) (MidnightSun Publishing)
My Sister Rosa by Justine Larbalestier (NSW) (Allen and Unwin)
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (VIC) (Allen and Unwin)
One Thousand Hills by James Roy and Noel Zihabamwe (NSW) (Scholastic Australia)
The Boundless Sublime by Lili Wilkinson (VIC) (Allen and Unwin)