Shortlist year: 
2017
Shortlist category: 
Young Adult literature
Published by: 
Allen & Unwin

About the book

Bool cover of The Stars at October Bend by Glenda Millard

A powerful, captivating story about Alice, who is reaching out to express herself through her beautiful-broken words, and Manny who is running to escape his past. When they meet, they find the tender beginnings of love and healing.