2018 Inky Awards Shortlist Announcement!
The Inky Awards Shortlist
After the challenging process of narrowing down such an incredible longlist, we are ready to announce The 2018 Inky Awards shortlist. Our dedicated judges deliberated lovingly through the impressive selection, debating the unique strengths and imperfections of each remarkable novel. We would like to congratulate all of the authors involved in this year’s awards and thank you for sharing your talent. Without further delay, let us present to you The 2018 Inky Awards shortlist.
Drum roll, please!!!
Gold Inky Awards Shortlist (for Australian titles)
Beautiful Mess – Claire Christian
Take Three Girls – Fiona Wood, Cath Crowley, Simmone Howell
Paper Cranes Don't Fly – Peter Vu
Love Ya Anthology – edited by Danielle Binks
In The Dark Spaces – Cally Black
Silver Inky Awards Shortlist (for international titles)
Still Life with Tornado - A.S. King
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue - Mackenzi Lee
Warcross - Marie Lu
Release - Patrick Ness
The Hate U Give - Angie Thomas
Voting is open for the 2018 Inky Awards from 10 August - 16 September.
Winners will be announced 2 October at the State Library Victoria.
***The Inky Awards longlist, shortlist and winners are entirely selected by teens. As a result, you must be under the age of 20 to vote in the Inky Awards. Sorry grown-ups! You can still read the books, though, so it's not all bad.