Verity Sparks and the Scarlet Hand shortlisted for the 2016 Davitt Awards!

We’re proud to announce Verity Sparks and the Scarlet Hand has been shortlisted for the 2016 Davitt Awards!

Verity Sparks and the Scarlet Hand
Susan Green
Shortlisted in Children’s Novels category

The Davitt Awards are currently presented in six categories – Best Adult Novel; Best Young Adult Novel; Best Children’s Novel; Best Non-fiction Book; Best Debut Book (any category); and Readers’ Choice (as voted the 600 members of Sisters in Crime Australia). Winners receive a handsome trophy.

The awards are named in honour of Ellen Davitt (1812-1879) who wrote Australia’s first mystery novel, Force and Fraud, in 1865.

Walker Books Australia has been bringing the best of children’s publishing to Australia and New Zealand for over 20 years. The company is dedicated to publishing books of unwavering quality for children and young adults to read and treasure. Walker Books Australia is also passionate about the Australian Children’s book industry and is a haven for the most highly talented authors and illustrators, both emerging and awardwinning.

Walker Books Australia is proud to be the home of Black Dog Books, an award-winning imprint with a reputation for publishing some of Australia’s finest writers including Carole Wilkinson, Sue Lawson and Suzy Zail.

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