YARR-A ~ Awards
Young Adult Reader Reviews - Australia

Last updated: December 2018


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

2018 Winner 

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Take Three Girls

Cath Crowley, Simmone Howell and Fiona Wood

2018 Honour Books

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Mallee Boys

Charlie Archbold

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In The Dark Spaces

Cally Black

2018 Shortlisted Books

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Because Of You

Pip Harry

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The Secret Science of Magic

Melissa Keil

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Ballad For A Mad Girl

Vikki Wakefield

2018 Winner

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Where The World Ends

Geraldine McCaughrean

2018 Amnesty CILIP Honour Book

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The Hate U Give

Angie Thomas

2018 Shortlisted Books

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Wed Wabbit

Lissa Evans

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After The Fire

Will Hill

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Anthony McGowan

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Patrick Ness

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Saint Death

Marcus Sedgwick 

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Beyond The Bright Sea

Lauren Wolk  

2018 Winner 

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Hello, Universe

Erin Entrada Kelly

2018 Honour Books

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Crown: an ode to the fresh cut

Derrick Barnes

illustrated by Gordon C. James

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Long Way Down

Jason Reynolds

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Piecing Me Together

Renee Watson

2018 Winner

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This Is My Song

Richard Yaxley

2018 Short List

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My Lovely Frankie

Judith Clarke

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Living On Hope Street

Demet Divaroren

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The Ones That Disappeared

Zana Fraillon

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Bruce Whatley

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