The Amazing Book Awards

Shoreham Academy, Kingston Lane, Shoreham-by-Sea, BN43 6YT

Email us at:

Important Upcoming Dates

Friday 21st June 2024 - The ABA Awards Night

The 2018 Long List

Oh what a list it is!! Now you have until Tuesday 30th January to vote for your favourite five... Ready? Steady? VOTE!!

The 2018 Long List


 Look at that! Isn’t it AMAZING! What a list!! We think it may be our best yet!

  1. The Hawkweed Prophecy – Irena Brignull
  2. Ink – Alice Broadway
  3. Sleeper – JD Fennell
  4. Noah Can’t Even – Simon James Green
  5. Under Rose-Tainted Skies – Louise Gornall
  6. Paper Butterflies – Lisa Heathfield
  7. I Have No Secrets – Penny Joelson
  8. Ariadnis – Josh Martin
  9. Blame – Simon Mayo
  10. Railhead – Philip Reeve
  11. Songs about a Girl – Chris Russell
  12. Re-Made – Alex Scarrow
  13. Saint Death – Marcus Sedgwick
  14. A Seven Letter Word – Kim Slater
  15. Contagion – Teri Terry
  16. My Name’s not Friday – Jon Walter
  17. Wing Jones – Katherine Webber

Now you have until Tuesday 30th Jan. to vote on your top 5 books. Then on Thursday 1st Feb. we’ll announce the 2018 Shortlist and you can start reading.

Happy voting!!