2011 Winners of the Children’s Book Council of Australia Awards

CBC

The Children’s Book Council of Australia has announced the winners of their 2011 awards.

 

Older Readers Book of the Year

WINNER

The Midnight Zoo by Sonya Hartnett

HONORS

 

Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley

The Life of a Teenage Body-Snatcher by Doug MacLeod

 

Younger Readers Book of the Year

WINNER

The Red Wind by Isobelle Carmody

HONORS

 

Just a Dog by Michael Gerard Bauer

Violet Mackerel’s Brilliant Plot by Anna Branford, illustrated by Sarah Davis

 

Early Childhood Book of the Year

WINNER

Maudie and Bear by Jan Ormerod, illustrated by Freya Blackwood

HONORS

 

The Tall Man and the Twelve Babies by Tom Niland Champion and Kilmeny Niland, illustrated by Deborah Niland

Look See, Look at Me by Leonie Norrington, illustrated by Dee Huxley

 

Picture Book of the Year

WINNERS

 

Mirror by Jeannie Baker

Hamlet by Nicki Greenberg

HONORS

 

Why I Love Australia by Bronwyn Bancroft

My Uncle’s Donkey by Tohby Riddle

 

Eve Pownall Book of the Year

WINNER

The Return of the Word Spy by Ursula Dubosarsky, illustrated by Tohby Riddle

HONORS

 

Drawn from the Heart: A Memoir by Ron Brooks

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