Fiona Wood wins in Indie Awards new ‘Young Adult’ category
This year saw the creation of a ‘Young Adult’ category at the Indie Book Awards – where independent bookshops pick their favourite books of the year. The Young Adult category was sponsored by Hardie Grant Egmont, and Fiona Wood’s Cloudwish won the inaugural award!
Also shortlisted in the brand new Young Adult category were:
- Prince of Afghanistan by Louis Nowra
- Ranger’s Apprentice The Early Years 1: The Tournament at Gorlan by John Flanagan
- Soon by Morris Gleitzman