The YA Book Prize 2019, and the winner is ....
It is the first UK and Ireland prize to specifically focus on fiction for young adults. The prize celebrates great books for teenagers and young adults and aims to get more teens reading and buying books.
From a shortlist of 10 the 2019 winner chosen was:
Goodbye Perfect by Sara Barnard. Macmillan. ISBN: 978-1509852864
An intense and gripping novel about the complex dynamics of teenage friendship.