Book List: CBCA Winners 2011

Congratulations to the authors, illustrators and publishers involved in creating the following books which have won or received honour in the 2011 Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards.

Early Childhood (Intended for children in the pre-reading to early reading stages)

Winner:

Maudie and Bear- Read our review

Author: Jan Ormerod

Illustrator: Freya Blackwood

ISBN:978-1921541407

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Little Hare (Hardie Grant Egmont), October 2010

Honour:

The Tall Man and the Twelve Babies- Read Our Review

Author: Tom Niland Champion and Kilmeny Niland

Illustrator: Deborah Niland

ISBN:978-1742371153

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Allen & Unwin, November 2010

Look See, Look At Me- Read our review

Author: Leonie Norrington

Illustrator: Dee Huxley

ISBN:978-1741758832

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Allen & Unwin, November 2009

Young Readers (Intended for independent younger readers.)

Winner:

The Red Wind

Author: Isobelle Carmody

ISBN:978-0670074037

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Viking, June 2010

Honour:

Just a Dog

Author: Michael Gerard Bauer

ISBN:978-1862918870

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Omnibus Books, September 2010

Violet Mackerel

Author: Anna Branford

Illustrator: Sarah Davis

ISBN:978-1921529184

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Walker Books Australia, April 2011

Picture Book (Intended for an audience ranging from birth to 18 years range-Some books may be for mature readers)

Winner:

Mirror- Read our review

Author/Illustrator:Jeannie Baker

ISBN: 978-1406309140

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Walker Books Ltd, November 2010

Hamlet

Author/Illustrator: Nicki Greenberg

ISBN:978-1741756425

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Allen & Unwin, October 2010

Honour:

Why I Love Australia- Read our review

Author and Illustrator: Bronwyn Bancroft

ISBN:978-1921541780

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Little Hare Books (Hardie Grant Egmont), May 2010

My Uncle’s Donkey

Author/Illustrator: Tohby Riddle

ISBN:978-0670040339

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Viking, June 2010

Older readers (These books are for mature readers)

Winner:

The Midnight Zoo

Author: Sonya Hartnett

ISBN:978-0670074051

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Viking Australia, August 2010

Honour:

Graffiti Moon

Author: Cath Crowley

ISBN:978-0330425780

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Pan Macmillan Australia, August 2010

The Life of a Teenage Body-Snatcher

Author: Doug MacLeod

ISBN:978-0143203919

Format: Paperback

Publisher: Penguin Books Australia, June 2010

Eve Pownall Award for Information Book (Intended for an audience ranging from birth to 18 years. (Some books may be for mature readers)

Winner:

The Return of the Word Spy

Author: Ursula Dubosarsky

Illustrator: Tohby Riddle

ISBN:978-0670073542

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Viking Australia, April 2010

Honour:

Drawn From the Heart

Author: Ron Brooks

ISBN:978-1742371559

Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Allen & Unwin, November 2010

Our World

Arm Point Remote Community School One

ISBN:978-1921248238

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Magabala Books, October 2010

You can see the list of other books that were shortlisted for these awards.

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