Epic Reads are hosting a new awards ceremony celebrating young adult literature and the YA online community. The Book Shimmy Awards are designed, nominated and voted for by readers.
The categories have been chosen and the nomination stage has now begun. Any young adult book published in 2013 can be nominated for any of the awards, including categories such as “The Feels Award”, “Most Emotionally Crippling Ending”, and “New Kid on the Block Award”. Nominations close on December 1st, when the top five chosen books for each category will be announced, and voting will begin.
To find out more and nominate your favourite reads of 2013, visit the Epic Reads Book Shimmy Awards website.