Children’s Book Week is fast approaching, running from 20th to 26th of August.
To kick it off, the winners of the 2016 Children’s Book of the Year awards will be announced on Friday 19th of August. We thought it would be a good time to look at recommended reading based on the nominees for the best books of 2016.
2016 PICTURE BOOK OF THE YEAR
2016 EARLY CHILDHOOD BOOK OF THE YEAR
2016 YOUNGER READERS BOOK OF THE YEAR
2016 OLDER READERS BOOK OF THE YEAR
2016 EVE POWELL AWARD FOR INFORMATION BOOKS
2016 CRITCHTON AWARD
Book Week and The annual Children’s Book of the Year awards are run by the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA), which celebrated its 70th anniversary last year. The annual awards were established in 1946, making 2016 the 70th year of the CBCA Children’s Book Awards.
Written by Mel Jackson.
Mel Jackson is an auntie of two who loves reading, hearing and watching stories, and writing. She also likes mining the internet for unhidden gems, and sharing them with others.