2012 Inky Awards Shortlist - Vote now!
We want you to pick the 2012 Inky Award winners. Voting is open right here for 12-20 year olds, and if you're a registered inside a dog user, you'll also go in the draw to win a copy of all ten shortlisted books!
Many thanks to the judges - Elizabeth, Joe, Nicole, Fergus, James Moloney, and Danielle Binks for their dedicated reading, and passionate advocating of their favourite titles. Here is what they've selected as the 2012 Inky Awards shortlist:
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
BZRK by Michael Grant
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness (illustrated by Jim Kay)
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
For more information about each book, check out the 2012 Shortlist page.
Voting will close at midnight on 14 October. We'll be announcing the winners of the Gold Inky and Silver Inky at our special evening event on 23 October at the State Library of Victoria. On 24 October the winners will be published on insideadog.com.au, and celebrated at a special InkyFest event for Years 5-10 students (held by the Centre for Youth Literature at the State Library of Victoria) - book now!