2016 Text Prize shortlistees announced
Five manuscripts have been selected from 297 entries to make up the 2016 shortlist for the $10,000 Text Prize for Young Adult and Children’s Writing.
The shortlisted manuscripts are:
- ETERNAL by Sarah Bainbridge
- WASTE by Claire Christian
- NEVER LET GO by James Cooper
- ROSEBUD by Fiona Hardy
- BLACK SPOT by Louise Truscott
The winner of the 2016 Text Prize will be announced on Tuesday 10 May at an event in Melbourne. For more details about each shortlisted manuscript and writer, click on the website link below.