We are proud to announce our Inky Awards judges for 2018. Our 9 teen judges will work to whittle the longlisted titles down to a final shortlist for teens all over Australia to vote on. And they are...
Fahma, age 13, from VIC
We’re so excited to be able to share the 2018 Inky Awards longlist with you!
The longlist of 10 Australian and 10 international YA titles was selected by a panel of past Inky Awards judges, the Dog’s Advisory Board and Inside a Dog alumni, all young readers aged between 12 and 20 years.
And without further ado, the 2018 Inky Awards longlists…..
Gold Inky Award - Australian titles
This year we are introducing a new component to the Inky Awards, as part of our soon to be launched Inside a Dog website. We’re offering teens (from anywhere in Australia with an decent internet signal) the opportunity to become one of our inaugural Shadow Judges.
This might suit you if you are interested in being an Inky Awards judge, and you especially love writing, but don’t think you’d be able to commit to reading the full twenty longlisted books as well as participate in the shortlist deliberations.
If you love reading, talking about books and debating what makes a great book, then apply now to be a 2018 Inky Awards Judge!
What does an Inky Awards Judge do?
Nova Weetman is an author of both middle grade and young adult fiction books. Some of her works include The Haunting of Lily Frost, A Hot Cold Summer and Everything Is Changed.