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Friday, April 11, 2014

CBCA Book of the Year 2014 Shortlist

CBCA Book of the Year 2014 Shortlist accounced
Older Readers:
  • The Incredible Here and Now Felicity Castagna (Giramondo)
  • Life in Outer Space Melissa Keil (HGE)
  • The First Third Will Kostakis (Penguin)
  • Fairytales for Wilde Girls Allyse Near (Random House)
  • Wildlife Fiona Wood (Pan)
  • The Sky so Heavy Claire Zorn (UQP)
Younger Readers:
  • Violet Mackerel's Possible Friend Anna Branford, illus by Sarah Davis, (Walker Books)
  • Song for a Scarlet Runner Julie Hunt (A&U)
  • A Very Unusual Pursuit Catherine Jinks (A&U)
  • My Life as an Alphabet Barry Jonsberg (A&U)
  • Light Horse Boy Dianne Wolfer, illus by Brian Simmonds (Fremantle Press)
Early Childhood:
  • I'm a Dirty Dinosaur Janeen Brian, illus by Ann James (Viking)
  • Baby Bedtime Mem Fox, illus by Emma Quay (Viking)
  • Banjo and Ruby Red Libby Gleeson, illus by Freya Blackwood (Little Hare)
  • Kissed by the Moon Alison Lester (Viking)
  • The Swap Jan Ormerod, illus by Andrew Joyner (Little Hare)
  • Granny Grommet and Me Dianne Wolfer, illus by Karen Blair (Walker Books)
Picture Book of the Year:
  • The Treasure Box Margaret Wild, illus by Freya Blackwood (Viking)
  • King Pig Nick Bland (Scholastic Press)
  • Silver Buttons Bob Graham (Walker Books)
  • Parachute Danny Parker, illus by Matt Ottley (Little Hare)
  • The Windy Farm Doug MacLeod, illus by Craig Smith (Working Title Press)
  • Rules of Summer Shaun Tan (Lothian)
The winners of this year’s awards will be announced in Canberra on Friday 15 August ahead of Children’s Book Week on 16-22 August. The theme for this year’s Book Week is ‘Connect to Reading’.

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