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The following items have been longlisted for The Inky Awards. The Inky Awards recognise high-quality young adult literature - as chosen by teens. There are two awards: the Gold Inky Award for an Australian book, and the Silver Inky Award for an international book.
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
The Flywheel by Erin Gough
Sister Heart by Sally Morgan
Green Valentine by Lili Wilkinson
Cloudwish by Fiona Wood
I'll Give You the Sun by Judy Nelson
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertelli
The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness
The Marvels by Brian Selznick
Made You Up by Francesca Zappia
To view the Long List for 2017, visit Inside a Dog.
In 1946 the CBCA established annual book awards to promote children's books of high literary and artistic quality. These awards are now the most influential and highly respected in Australia.
Cloudwish by Fiona Wood (Winner)
A Single Stone by Meg McKinlay (Honours)
Inbetween Days by Vikki Wakefield (Honours)
Soon by Morris Gleitzman (Winner)
Sister Heart by Sally Morgan (Honours)
Shadows of the Master by Emily Rodda (Honours)
To view the Notable list for 2017, visit Children's Book Council Australia.
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