The Australian Book Design Awards

The Australian Book Design Awards are open to any book designed and published for the first time in Australia between 1 January 2014 and 31 December 2014. Allen & Unwin have a number of titles shortlisted in this year's Australian Book Design Awards, across a range of categories:

Best Designed Literary Fiction Book
Springtime by Michelle de Kretser – Designed by Sandy Cull

Best Designed Non-fiction Book
Dress, Memory by Lorelei Vashti – Designed by Allison Colpoys

Best Designed Children's / Young Adult Series
The Twinmaker Series by Sean Williams – Designed by Astred Hicks

Young Designer of the Year: Alissa Dinallo
Alissa Dinallo for Delicious! By Ruth Reichl, This Picture of You by Sarah Hopkins and Poisoned Planet by Julian Crabb

Full shortlists are available here

Dress, Memory

by Lorelei Vashti

A charming coming-of-age memoir in which every dress tells a story.

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Jump: Twinmaker 1

by Sean Williams

If you could be anywhere in a moment, where would you go? If you could change your appearance in a minute, what would you choose? If you discovered something was very wrong with this perfect world, what would you do? Action and danger fuel this near-future thriller in a fresh take on technology, identity, and the lengths one girl will go to save her best friend.

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Crash: Twinmaker 2

by Sean Williams

Clair and Jesse have barely been reunited when the world is plunged into its biggest crisis yet . It's the end of the world as Clair knows it - and it's partly her fault. A brilliant science-fiction thriller, the second in the Twinmaker trilogy. This edition includes a bonus short story.

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by Ruth Reichl

Ruth Reichl celebrates food in her dazzling fiction debut-a novel of sisters, family ties, and a young woman who must find the courage to let go of the past in order to embrace her own true gifts.

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