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  • 2019 CBCA Book of the Year Awards
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    Gritty, contemporary themes are tackled by many books in the Children’s Book Council of Australia 2019 Book of the Year Awards, announced today, challenging their readers to contemplate a range of …

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  • Q&A with Bob Graham
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    Bob Graham is the award-winning Australian picture book creator responsible for the beautiful artwork featured on our 2019 CBCA Book Week theme poster and merchandise range.

    Linda Guthrie, former …

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  • CBCA Awards Lifetime Achievement Award to Paul Jennings AM

    The CBCA presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Australian children's author Paul Jennings AM on Saturday 1 June 2019 at the CBCA 13th National Conference 'And Now They're Laughing!' in Canberra. …

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  • Announcing the 2019 Short List!

    Dangerous sea journeys, the secret of happiness from Australian prisoners of war and the Yolŋu birds of Arnhem Land have all made the Short List of the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) …

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  • Entries for 2020 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Now Open

    We are now accepting entries for the 2020 CBCA Book of the Year Awards. Awards information and the entry form can be found on our website here.

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