On 2 October we announced the winners of the 2017 Inky Awards in a ceremony at State Library Victoria. In attendance were four Inky judges who conducted the proceedings, as well as shortlisted authors Shivaun Plozza and Zana Fraillon. Both Silver and Gold Inky Award winners take home an Inky Award trophy, and the winner of the Gold Inky also receives $2,000 in prize money.
The winners of the 2017 Inky Awards are...
Brodie: Hi Alice!
Interview questions for Cath Crowley, proudly provided by 18-year-old Inky Awards judge, Vivien. Cath Crowley has been shortlisted for the 2017 Gold Inky Award for Words in Deep Blue, a book about books, letters and writing; it tackles some harder (and sweeter!) subjects, too. It's also predominantly set in a bookshop so... it rocks.
Q: What is your book about?