2018 Submissions

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Listed below are the 2018 Submissions to the Ned Kelly Awards.

These are the books that will be submitted to the individual judging panels, from which they will draw the longlists, shortlists, and ultimately the winners.

Our judging panels are made up of booksellers, book industry luminaries, readers, critics, reviewers and commentators.

Their decisions are final, and the ACWA Committee thanks them most sincerely for their time, care, consideration and professionalism.

Best Fiction

Best First Fiction

True Crime