Sunday, October 17, 2010

The Inky shortlist

The Inky awards are an annual youth choice award for the very best Australian and overseas Young Adult books of the year. This year's selection was announced just last week. It's a great list!

The Gold Inky (Australian)

Liar by Justine Larbalestier
Guardian of the Dead by Karen Healy
Raw Blue by Kirsty Eager
Swerve by Phillip Gwynne
Stolen by Lucy Christopher

The Silver Inky (International)

Going Bovine by Libba Bray
Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by David Levithan & John Green
The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson

Over the next few weeks The Younger Sun staff will give a quick review and run-down of each book. Keep your eyes peeled...

If you are under 20 you can vote for your favourite books here.
For more information see the Inside a Dog website (Centre for Youth Literature, State Library of Victoria)

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