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WAYRBA 2020 Shortlists

The shortlist for the 2020 West Australian Young Readers Book Awards (WAYRBA) has been announced.

Congratulations to all who have been shortlisted, but especially to the following authors residing in Western Australia:

Picture Books Shortlist 2020

  • Let Me Sleep Sheep by Meg Mckinlay (illustrated by Leila Rudge)
  • More and More and More by Ian Mutch
  • The All New Must Have Orange 430 by Michael Speechley

Younger Readers Shortlist 2020

  • Fish Kid and the Lizard Ninja by Kylie Howarth
  • Alex and the Alpacas Save the World by Kathryn Lefroy
  • Catch a Falling Star by Meg McKinlay
  • Sage Cookson: Stormy Weather by Sally Murphy

Older Readers Shortlist 2020

  • Wrecker’s Revenge by Norman Jorgensen

Shortlisted books were nominated by readers through their libraries. Printable nomination and voting forms are available on WAYRBA’s website. Students can nominate and vote online now by heading to the Nominate and Vote page of the website.

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