The YA Book Prize

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

The YA Book Prize

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 2017 YA Book Prize is Orangeboy by Patrice Lawrence

Other titles on the 2017 short list were:

  • Beautiful Broken Things by Sara Barnard
  • Chasing the Stars by Malorie Blackman
  • The Graces by Laure Eve
  • How Not To Disappear by Clare Furniss
  • Paper Butterflies by Lisa Heathfield
  • The Call by Peadar O’Guilin
  • The Monstrous Child by Francesca Simon
  • Riverkeep by Martin Stewart
  • Crongton Knights by Alex Wheatle

The YA Book Prize

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 2015 YA Book Prize is Only Ever Yours by Louise O’Neill. 

Other titles on the 2015 short list were:

  • A Song for Ella Grey by David Almond
  • Salvage by Keren David
  • Say Her Name by James Dawson
  • Lobsters by Tom Ellen and Lucy Ivison
  • Half Bad by Sally Green
  • Finding a Voice by Kim Hood
  • Goose by Dawn O’Porter
  • Trouble by Non Pratt
  • The Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick