. . . who last weekend in New Zealand won the Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Young Adult Novel (THORNSPELL) and Best New Talent.
All the nominees, for all the awards, are listed here, and there's chatter about the awards on Beattie's Book Blog, Cheryl's Mewsings, and Science Fiction Awards Watch. Helen Lowe's website, with info about the four-book series she's doing for us beginning with WALL OF NIGHT next year, is here.