We are very proud to announce the 2012 Inky Awards Shortlist!
Many thanks to the judges – Elizabeth, Joe, Nicole, Fergus, James Moloney, and Danielle Binks for their dedicated reading, and passionate advocating of their favourite titles. Here is what they’ve selected as the 2012 Inky Awards shortlist:
Shift by Em Bailey
Night Beach by Kirsty Eagar
Act of Faith by Kelly Gardiner
Queen of the Night by Leanne Hall
The Reluctant Hallelujah by Gabrielle Williams
BZRK by Michael Grant
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness (illustrated by Jim Kay)
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Our congratulations to every shortlisted author.
Voting will close at midnight on 14 October. We’ll be announcing the winners of the Gold Inky and Silver Inky at our special evening event on 23 October at the State Library of Victoria. On 24 October the winners will be published on insideadog.com.au, and celebrated at a special InkyFest event for Years 5-10 students (held by the Centre for Youth Literature at the State Library of Victoria) – book now!