The 2018 Indie Book Awards shortlist has been announced. Established in 2008, the yearly award celebrates Australian writing, with nominees being chosen by Australian independent booksellers.
Jane Harper’s latest novel Force of Nature featured on the fiction shortlist, while The Trauma Cleaner by Sarah Krasnostein was selected for the non-fiction shortlist. Wimmera by Mark Brandi which recently won the Crime Writers’ Association Debut Dagger Award, and See What I have Done by Sarah Schmidt were both shortlisted for the debut fiction category.
The Category Winners and the Overall ‘Book of the Year’ Winner will be announced on Monday 26 March, 2018.