The Inky Awards were announce this morning. It would have been wonderful to be there (stocktaking however must go on!) but I am very pleased with he winners anyway.
These awards are a celebration of the best in Young Adult literature as voted by the YA readers.
The Golden Inky (for the best Australian title) winner was:
The Silver Inky (for the best international title) winner was:
I really enjoyed both these books and I am glad to see that many YA readers agreed with me. As I am often asked to help our students choose books for their wider reading I was glad to see that my choices can be similar to theirs.