2014 Inky Awards Longlist


I’m completely thrilled & delighted that Run has been longlisted for the 2014 Inky Awards. It means a lot to be included on this list, especially because the list was actually picked by teen judges. (Such kudos to the Inside A Dog team for coming up with this concept. I mean, imagine for a second an award for YA books, chosen by YA readers? So crazy that it just might work…)

And look at the company I’m keeping:


That is some seriously fine bookage right there.

The Silver Inky Longlist (for international authors) looks a little like this:

The shortlist will be announced in August, and if you’re keen, and aged 12-20, you could actually be the person deciding what that shortlist is.  Applications close on 14 April, so get in quick.