2015 Australian Book Industry Awards shortlists

Allen & Unwin is pleased to announce that the following titles have been shortlisted for this year's Australian Book Industry Awards:

Biography Book of the Year
The Never, Um, Ever Ending Story by Molly Meldrum

Younger Children (age range 0 to 8 years)
Noni the Pony Goes to the Beach by Alison Lester
Mr Chicken Lands on London by Leigh Hobbs

Older Children (age range 8 to 14 years)
Clariel by Garth Nix

International Book of the Year
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Matt Richell Award for New Writer
The Tea Chest by Josephine Moon

The winners will be revealed at a gala ceremony on 21st May.

See the full shortlists here

Noni the Pony Goes to the Beach

by Alison Lester

Come to the beach with Noni - the nicest pony you could ever meet - in this purely delightful rhyming story for young children by the much-loved Alison Lester. You may have met Noni already in Noni the Pony.

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We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves

by Karen Joy Fowler

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014

By the author of worldwide bestseller The Jane Austen Book Club: you can't choose your family, but they can make choices for you. Big, life-defining choices. Winner of the 2014 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction.

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Mr Chicken Lands on London

by Leigh Hobbs

See London with Mr Chicken! From the creator of the much-loved bestseller Mr Chicken Goes to Paris.

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