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 Claire Zorn


Claire Zorn

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Claire Zorn liveson the south coast of New South Wales with her husband and two small children.Her first young adult novel, The Sky So Heavy, was a 2014 Children’sBook Council of Australia Honour Book for Older Readers, shortlisted in the2013 Aurealis Awards for Best Young Adult Novel and shortlisted in the 2014Inky Awards. Her second young adult novel, The Protected, was the winnerof the 2015 PrimeMinister’s Literary Awards Young Adult Fiction, 2015 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards Young AdultFiction Prize and 2015 Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards for OlderReaders. It was also shortlisted in the 2015 Inky Awards. One Would Thinkthe Deep is her third book for young adults.
ALL TITLES BY CLAIRE ZORN
The Sky So Heavy
The Sky So Heavy
Claire Zorn


A haunting dystopian novel in the vein of John Marsden from a brand new voice in Australian YA literature


The Protected
The Protected
Claire Zorn


Award-winning second novel by Claire Zorn. In a family torn apart by grief and guilt, one girl’s struggle to come to terms with years of torment shows just how long old wounds can take to heal.


AWARDS

Winner 2014 Children’s Book Council of Australia - Honour Book for Older Readers

Shortlisted 2014 Inky Gold Award

Shortlisted 2014 Aurealis Awards - Best Young Adult Novel

Shortlisted 2015 REAL Children's Choice Award - Fiction for Years 7-9


Winner, Prime Minister's Literary Awards 2015 - Young Adult Fiction

Winner of the 2015 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Young Adult

Winner, 2015 CBCA Book of the Year for Older Readers

Shortlisted, 2015 Inky Gold Award

Selected in New Zealand Listener’s Top 50 Children’s Books for 2014