CBCA’s Awards 2012: Book of the Year shortlist

CBCA  Logo Hi ResThe Children’s Book Council of Australia have released their choices for the many awards as part of Book Week.

Congratulations to the following authors:

Older Readers:
Ishmael and the Hoops of Steel (Michael Gerard Bauer, Omnibus Books)
A Straight Line to My Heart (Bill Condon, A&U)
The Golden Day (Ursula Dubosarsky, A&U)
The Dead I Know (Scot Gardner, A&U)
Ship Kings: The Coming of the Whirlpool (Andrew McGahan, A&U)
When We Were Two (Robert Newton, Penguin).

Younger Readers:
Crow Country (Kate Constable, A&U)
Brotherband: The Outcasts (John Flanagan, Random House)
Nanberry: Black Brother White (Jackie French, Angus & Robertson)
The Truth About Verity Sparks (Susan Green, Walker Books)
The Golden Door (Emily Rodda, Omnibus Books)
Bungawitta (Emily Rodda, Omnibus Books).

You can download a PDF of the Older Readers notables at the following link.


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