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2020 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA): Online
13 May @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Instead of the ABIAs being a traditional Award Dinner, the 2020 Awards will be a live streaming Virtual Awards Event and the doors are being thrown open to everyone on Wednesday 13th May at 4:00pm AEST.
The shortlist was announced on 28 April. Included on the list are books by the following authors and publishers from Western Australia:
- The Scholar by Dervla McTiernan, published by Harper Collins Publishers (General Fiction Book of the Year);
- Young Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe, published by Magabala Books (Book of the Year for Younger Children (ages 7-12);
- Kindred by Kirli Saunders, published by Magabala Books (Small Publishers’ Adult Book of the Year);
- Little Bird’s Day by Sally Morgan, Illustrated by Johnny Warrkatja Malibirr, published by Magabala Books (Small Publishers’ Children’s Book of the Year);
- Magabala Books (Small Publisher Award).
You can find more information about this event on ABIA’s website.