We’re thrilled to be sharing the news that Holly Bourne‘s brilliant YA novel The Yearbook (Usborne, 2021) has been shortlisted for the 2022 YA Book Prize.

The Yearbook is a hilarious, honest, and relatable account of the dramas and traumas of secondary school life, and is Holly’s 10th YA novel. Run by The Bookseller in collaboration with the Edinburgh International Book Festival, the YA Book Prize celebrates the best in UK and Irish young adult fiction, and we couldn’t be more delighted that The Yearbook has made the shortlist!

Congratulations, Holly! The winner will be announced on August 25th.