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Australias Indie Book Awards 2015 Shortlist Announced

The first book awards of the year has announced its shortlist in each of the following categories: fiction, non-fiction, children’s & YA, and debut fiction. Australia’s independent booksellers work together to nominate the shortlist for these awards. Titles include books from already popular series like The Rosie Effect, and adorable picture books like Pig the Pug. There are also four debut authors mentioned! Their work is definitely something readers should check out.

FICTION

When the Night Comes by Favel Parrett

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Amnesia by Peter Carey

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Golden Boys by Sonya Hartnett

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The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion

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NON-FICTION

This House of Grief by Helen Garner

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The Bush by Don Watson

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Where Song Began by Tim Low

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Cadence by Emma Ayres

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CHILDREN’S & YA

The 52-Storey Treehouse by Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton (illus.)

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Pig the Pug by Aaron Blabey

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Withering-By-Sea by Judith Rossell

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Laurinda by Alice Pung

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DEBUT FICTION

Lost & Found by Brooke Davis

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Foreign Soil by Maxine Beneba Clark

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The Strays by Emily Bitto

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After Darkness by Christine Piper

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