The YA Book Prize, presented by The Bookseller magazine in the United Kingdom, is a new award for UK and Irish YA books.
The winner of the 2018 YA Book Prize is After the Fire by Will Hill.
Other titles on the 2017 short list were:
- The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr
- S.T.A.G.S by M.A. Bennett
- It Only Happens in the Movies by Holly Bourne
- Moonrise by Sarah Crossan
- Indigo Donut by Patrice Lawrence
- Release by Patrick Ness
- Things a Bright Girl Can Do by Sally Nicholls
- La Belle Sauvage by Phillip Pullman
- Straight Outta Crongton by Alex Wheatle