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Young Adult Reader Reviews - Australia

Last updated: May 2019


2019 AWARDS


CBCA Book Of The Year Older Readers

CILIP Carnegie Children's Book Award 

ALA Newberry Medal Prime Minister's Literary Awards - Young Adult Fiction

CBC website

CILIP Carnegie website

 Newberry Medal

Winner and Honour Books: 

Announced at noon AEST on Friday, 16 August


2019 Short Listed Books

Between Us cover image

Between Us

Clare Atkins

Small Spaces cover image

Small Spaces

Sarah Epstein

 

Lenny's Book of Everything cover image

Lenny's Book of Everything

Karen Foxlee

 

Changing Gear cover image

Changing Gear

Scot Gardner

 

The Bogan Mondrian cover image

The Bogan Mondrian

Steven Herrick

 

The Art of Taxidermy cover image

The Art of Taxidermy

Sharon Kernot

2019 Medal winner:

Announced on 18 June 2019


 

2019 Short Listed Books

The Poet X cover image

The Poet X

Elizabeth Acevedo

Rebound cover image

Rebound

Kwame Alexander

 

The House With Chicken Legs cover image

The House With Chicken Legs

Sophie Anderson

Bone Talk cover image

Bone Talk

Candy Gourlay

 

A skinful of shdows cover image

A Skinful of Shadows

Frances Hardinge

Things A Bright Girl Can Do cover image

Things A Bright Girl Can Do

Sally Nicholls

Long Way Down cover image

Long Way Down

Jason Reynolds

The Land of Neverendings cover image

The Land Of Neverendings

Kate Saunders

 

2019 Winner 

Merci Suarez Changes Gears cover image

Merci Suarez Changes Gears

Meg Medina


2019 Honour Books

Night Diary cover image

The Night Diary

Veera Hiranandani

Book of Boy cover image

The Book of Boy

Catherine Gilbert Murdock

Winners announced in late 2019
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