2020 Shadow Judges: Younger Readers

The 2020 Book of the Year for Younger Readers shortlist is made up of the following titles:

  • The Little Wave
  • The Thing About Oliver
  • The Dog Runner
  • Catch a Falling Star
  • The Glimme
  • The Secrets of Magnolia Moon

You can see what our incredible shadow judges thought of each of these books below.

Books in the Younger Readers category can be fiction, drama or poetry. They are books that should be suited (in style and content) for young readers who are at middle to upper primary years. Ages 7-12 years.

If you would like to check out the 2020 Notable Books, you can find the whole list here.  

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