The 2021 Davitt Awards Shortlists

We are pleased to announce that four of our titles have been shortlisted in the following categories in this year's Davitt Awards!

 Adult Crime Fiction
The Deceptions by Suzanne Leal

Young Adult Crime Fiction
Deep Water by Sarah Epstein
None Shall Sleep by Ellie Marney

Children's Crime Fiction
A Clue for Clara by Lian Tanner

A Clue for Clara by Lian Tanner

The winners will be announced on the 28th August.

The rest of the shortlists and more information can be found here.

A Clue for Clara

by Lian Tanner

Can a scruffy chicken crack a crime? Perhaps, if she's a genius like Clara. An egg-cellent novel about a small chook and a big crime by the highly-acclaimed author of Ella and the Ocean.

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The Deceptions

by Suzanne Leal

Long-buried family secrets surface in a compelling new novel from the author of The Teacher's Secret.

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Deep Water

by Sarah Epstein

A gripping mystery about a missing boy and a group of teenagers who know more than they're telling about the night he disappeared, from the award-winning author of Small Spaces.

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None Shall Sleep

by Ellie Marney

A riveting New York Times bestselling YA thriller that will keep readers on the edge of their seats from start to finish.

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