Tag Archives: Young Adult

Amie and Jay/ Jay and Amie

You love their books now hear them speak!

The Garret: Writers on Writing – Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

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Shortlist announced – 2016 Redgum Young Writers Award

“Have big dreams. You will grow into them.”

“Five young authors have been shortlisted in two award categories – Children’s Short Story and Children’s Picture Book – with the winners to be announced in the first week of March. The shortlisted authors represent both public and private schools from across the nation. New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria, West Australia and the ACT are all represented in the short list. ”

You can see the shortlist HERE.


Gold and Silver Inky Winners Announced!

Yayyyyyyyy!

It’s a #yiayialapalooza!

The Inky Award winners were announced today, and I am happy-dancing because the fabulous Will Kostakis has won the Gold Inky for his funny, moving, fantastic novel, The First Third!

The First Third

The First Third

Yayyyyyyy!

The winner of the Silver Inky is All The Truth That’s In Me by Julie Berry.

You can see all the news about the Inkys HERE on the Inside A Dog website!


An Epic Chart….

LOVE this post from Epic Reads, linking 162 YA retellings of various well-known fairytales, myths, Shakespeare and Classics.

Enjoy!

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