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Children's Book Council of Australia Awards

The CBCA 2018 Winners Announced!

The Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) has announced the winners of the 2018 CBCA Book of the Year Awards.

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The Book of the Year: Older Readers
2018 Winner

Take Three Girls
by Cath Crowley, Fiona Wood, and Simmone Howell
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Mallee Boys
by Charlie Archbold
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In the Dark Spaces
by Cally Black
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The Book of the Year: Younger Readers
2018 Winner

How to Bee
by Bren MacDibble
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Honours

Henrietta and the Perfect Night
by Martine Murray
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Marsh and Me
by Martine Murray
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The Book of the Year: Early Childhood
2018 Winner

Rodney Loses It
by Michael Gerard Bauer, illustrated by Chrissie Krebs
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The Very Noisy Baby
by Alison Lester
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Hark, It's Me, Ruby Lee!
by Lisa Shanahan, illustrated by Binny
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The Picture Book of the Year
2018 Winner

A Walk in the Bush
by Gwyn Perkins
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Honours

The Great Rabbit Chase
by Freya Blackwood
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Mopoke
by Philip Bunting
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The Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
2018 Winner

Do Not Lick This Book
by Idan Ben-Barak, illustrated by Julian Frost
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Honours

Left & Right
by Lorna Hendry
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Koala
by Claire Saxby, illustrated by Julie Vivas
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