Mar 18, 2016 - Book News    No Comments

Presenting the 2016 Inky Awards longlist


Gold Inky Awards Longlist (for books by an Australian author)

Clancy of the Undertow –
Christopher Currie

The Flywheel – Erin Gough

Illuminae – Amie Kaufman &
Jay Kristoff

Sister Heart – Sally Morgan

Carousel – Brendan Ritchie

Inbetween Days – Vikki Wakefield

Zeroes – Scott Westerfeld, Margo
Lanagan & Deborah Biancotti

Green Valentine – Lili Wilkinson

The Guy, The Girl, the Artist and
his Ex – Gabrielle Williams

Cloudwish – Fiona Wood

Silver Inky Awards Longlist (for books by an international author)

Simon vs The Homo Sapiens Agenda – Becky Albertalli

A Court of Thorns and Roses – Sarah J Maas

Dumplin’ – Julie Murphy

I’ll Give You the Sun – Jandy Nelson

The Rest of Us Just Live Here – Patrick Ness

All the Bright Places – Jennifer Niven

The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly – Stephanie Oakes

Magnus Chase – Rick Riordan

The Marvels – Brian Selznick

Made You Up – Francesca Zappia

These fantastic books have been selected by teens, for teens as the best new reads to feast your eyes upon!

Congratulations to all the longlisted authors, thank you to the many teens who shared their thoughts to create it, and special thanks to Jordan, Melanie, Chris, Rehan, Diem, Vinhara, Catie, Oliver, Sarah, Kellie, Emily, Lauren, Genevieve, Phoebe, and Cleopatra for being the announcement superstars!

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