ABIA

2019 Winners

Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year

Title: Boy Swallows Universe

Author: Trent Dalton

Publisher: HarperCollins Australia

ABIA

2019 Winners

Small Publishers' Children's Book of the Year

Title: Whisper

Author: Lynette Noni

Publisher: Panterra Press

ABIA

2019 Winners

Small Publishers' Adult Book of the Year

Title: Growing Up Aboriginal In Australia

Author: Edited by Anita Heiss

Publisher: Black Inc Books

ABIA

2019 Winners

Literary Fiction Book of the Year

Title: Boy Swallows Universe

Author: Trent Dalton

Publisher: HarperCollins Australia

ABIA

2019 Winners

International Book of the Year

Title: Less

Author: Andrew Sean Greer

Publisher: Hachette Australia

ABIA

2019 Winners

Illustrated Book of the Year

Title: Family: New Vegetable Classics To Comfort and Nourish

Author: Hetty McKinnon

Publisher: PanMacmillan Australia

ABIA

2019 Winners

General Non-Fiction Book of the Year

Title: No Friend But The Mountains: Writing From Manus Prison

Author: Behrooz Boochani trans. by Omid Tofighian

Publisher: PanMacmillan Australia


ABIA

2019 Winners

General Fiction Book of the Year

Title: The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart

Author: Holly Ringland

Publisher: HarperCollins Australia


ABIA

2019 Winners

Picture Book Of The Year (Ages 0-6)

Title: All The Ways To Be Smart

Author: Davina Bell : illustrated by Allison Colpoys

Publisher: Scribble Press

ABIA

2019 Winners

Book of the Year for Younger Children

Title: The 104-Storey Treehouse

Author: Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton

Publisher: PanMacmillan Australia

ABIA

2019 Winners

Audiobook of the Year

Title: Boy Swallows Universe

Author: rent Dalton read by Stig Wemyss

Publisher: HarperAudio with production by Bolinda


ABIA

2019 Winners

Book of the Year for Older Children

Title: Jane Doe and the Cradle of all Worlds

Author: Jeremy Lachlan

Publisher: Hardie Grant Egmont

ABIA

2019 Winners

Biography Book of the Year

Title: Eggshell Skull

Author: Bri Lee

Publisher: Allen & Unwin


ABIA

2019 Winners

Publisher of the Year

ABIA

2019 Winners

Small Publisher of the Year


ABIA

2019 Winners

Rising Star Award

Title: n/a

Author: Ella Chapman

Publisher: Hachette Australia

ABIA

2019 Winners

Independent Book Retailer of the Year

Title:

Author:

Publisher: Mary Martin Bookshop

ABIA

2019 Winners

National Book Retailer of the Year

Title: n/a

Author:

Publisher: Booktopia

ABIA

2019 Winners

Book Of The Year

Title: Boy Swallows Universe

Author: Trent Dalton

Publisher: HarperCollins Australia

Contact

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