Claire Zorn’s novel The Sky So Heavy is a 2014 Children’s Book Council of Australia Honour Book. It’s also been nominated for the Aurealis Awards and for the Gold Inky. (On top of this, she’s an interesting and kind human.) Here, she shares her top 10 Young Adult reads. Enjoy!
So Much to Tell You, John Marsden
Graffiti Moon, Cath Crowley
Jasper Jones, Craig Silvey
The Book Thief, some guy called Markus Zusak
Came Back to Show You I Could Fly, Robin Klein
People Might Hear You, Robin Klein
Looking For Alibrandi, Melina Marchetta
Zac & Mia, AJ Betts
Friday Brown, Vikki Wakefield
Butterfly, Sonya Hartnett
Check back for another Top 10 Books list next week.
Great list – lots of our staff favourites in here too 🙂
It is a cracking list Brays Books. Vikki Wakefield is such a star. So, too, AJ Betts. Marsden goes without saying. And nice to see Robin Klein make an appearance. Thanks for dropping by.