Recent book award news: Oregon, the Angus, and more!

Infinite Sky, by CJ Flood
Raining Fire, by Alan Gibbons
Through Dead Eyes, by Chris Priestley
Cross My Heart, by Carmen Reid

Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future, by A.S. King
Noggin, by John Corey Whaley
The Shadow Hero, by Gene Luen Yang, Sonny Liew
Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel: A Novel, by Sara Farizan
This One Summer, by Jillian Tamaki and Mariko Tamaki

  • The shortlists for the Children's Book Council of Australia's 2015 Book of the Year Awards have been released. The Book of the Year: Older Readers list is:

Clare Atkins, for Nona & Me
Christine Bongers, for Intruder
Darren Groth, for Are You Seeing Me?
Melissa Keil, for The Incredible Adventures of Cinnamon Girl
Diana Sweeney, for The Minnow
Claire Zorn, for The Protected

The Astrologer’s Daughter, by Rebecca Lim
Afterworld, by Lynnette Lounsbury
Clariel, by Garth Nix
The Haunting of Lily Frost, by Nova Weetman
Afterworlds, by Scott Westerfeld

Jake Bible, for Intentional Haunting
John Dixon, for Phoenix Island
Kami Garcia, for Unmarked
Tonya Hurley, for Passionaries
eter Adam Salomon, for All Those Broken Angels