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May 25

2015 ABIA Winners

2015 ABIA Book Award Winners

 

General Fiction Book of the Year

Lost & Found (Hachette)

Brooke Davis

 

Biography of the Year

A Bone of Fact (Pan Macmillan)

David Walsh

 

Illustrated Book of the Year

Anzac Treasures (Murdoch Books)

Peter Pedersen

 

Literary Fiction Book of the Year

Foreign Soil (Hachette)

Maxine Beneba Clarke

 

General Non Fiction Book of the Year

Where Song Began (Penguin)

Tim Low

 

International Book of the Year

All The Light We Cannot See (HarperCollins)

Anthony Doerr

 

Older Children

Withering – by – Sea (HarperCollins)

Judith Rossell

 

Younger Children

The 52 – STOREY TREEHOUSE (Pan Macmillan)

Andy Griffiths

 

Small Publishers’ Kids Book of the Year

Tea and Sugar Christmas (National Library of Australia)

Jane Jolly and Robert Ingpen

 

Small Publishers’ Adult Book of the Year

Diary of a Foreign Minister (NewSouth Books)

Bob Carr

 

Matt Richell Award for New Writer

Lost & Found (Hachette)

Brooke Davis

 

BOOK OF THE YEAR

The 52 – STOREY TREEHOUSE (Pan Macmillan)

Andy Griffiths

Illustrated by Terry Denton

 

2015 ABIA Industry Award Winners

INDEPENDENT BOOK RETAILER OF THE YEAR

Avenue Bookstore, Melbourne

 

INNOVATION AWARD

Hardie Grant

 

NATIONAL BOOK RETAILER OF THE YEAR

Dymocks

 

ONLINE BOOK RETAILER OF THE YEAR

Booktopia 

 

PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR

Pan Macmillan

 

SMALL PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR

Black Inc.