Winners of the Inky Awards 2012
Congratulations to the winners of the Gold and Silver Inky Awards for 2012!
The Inkys are international awards for teen literature, voted for online by the readers of the State Library of Victoria Inside a Dog website. There are three awards: the Gold Inky for an Australian book, the Silver Inky for an international book, and the Creative Reading Prize, won by a young person for a creative response to a book they love.
Winner of the Gold Inky:
Winner of the Silver Inky:
Congrats to Em Bailey and John Green on their wins!
Here are the full shortlists:
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
The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green
BZRK, by Michael Grant
Why We Broke Up, by Daniel Handler (art by Moira Kalman)
A Monster Calls, by Patrick Ness
Daughter of Smoke and Bone, by Laini Taylor
These are no ordinary soldiers. Noah and Sadie: newly initiated to an underground cell so covert that they don't even know each other's names. Soon they will become the deadliest warriors the world has ever seen. Vincent: feels...
The Fault in Our Stars
Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly...
A Monster Calls
The monster showed up just after midnight. As they do. But it isn't the monster Conor's been expecting. He's been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he's had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments,...
Daughter of Smoke and Bone
Daughter of Smoke and Bone is a book unbounded by genre but located at a magical crossroads where The Passage meets Philip Pullman and Twilight meets Pan's Labyrinth.