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Young Adult Reader Reviews - Australia

Last Updated: April 2017


2017 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

2017 Short List 

Winners announced on Friday 18 August 2017

Book Week theme  Escape to Everywhere

Waert cover image

Meg Caddy
Waer

Words In Deep Blue cover image

Cath Crowley
Words In Deep Blue

The Bone Sparrow cover image

Zana Fraillon
The Bone Sparrow

Yellow cover image

Megan Jacobson
Yellow

Frankiet cover image

Shivaun Plozza
Frankie

One Would Think the Deep cover image

Claire Zorn
One Would Think The Deep

2017 Short List 

Winners announced on Monday 19 June 2017

Sputnik's Guide To Life On Earth cover image

Frank Cottrell-Boyce
Sputnik's Guide To Life On Earth

The Bone Sparrow cover image

Zana Fraillon
The Bone Sparrow

The smell of other peoples houses cover image

Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
The Smell Of Other People's Houses

The stars at Oktober bend cover image

Glenda Millard
The Stars At Oktober Bend

Beck cover image

Mal Peet with Meg Rosoff
Beck

Railhead cover image

Philip Reeve
Railhead

Salt to the sea cover image

Ruta Sepetys
Salt To The Sea

Wolf Hollow cover image

Lauren Wolk
Wolf Hollow

2017 Winner 

The Girl Who Drank The Moont cover image

Kelly Barnhill
The Girl Who Drank The Moon


2017 Honor Books

Freedom Over Me cover image

Ashley Bryan
Freedom Over Me

The Inquisitor's Tale cover image

Adam Gidwitz

illustrated by Hatem Aly
The Inquisitor's Tale

Wolf Hollow cover image

Lauren Wolk
Wolf Hollow

 

2016 Winner 

A Single Stone cover image

Meg McKinlay
A Single Stone


2016 Short Listed Books

Becoming Kirrali Lewis

Jane Harrison
Becoming Kirrali Lewis

Illuminae

Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
Illuminae

Inbetween Days cover image

Vikki Wakefield
Inbetween Days

Greem Valentine by Lili Wilkinson

Lili Wilkinson
Green Valentine

 

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