10 April, 2012

Children's Book Counci of Australia - Short list 2012

The Children's Book Council of Australia has released it's short list for 2012. The Council awards a book of year award in five categories:

1. Older Readers
2. Younger Readers
3. Early Childhood
4. Picture Books
5. Eve Pownall award for non-fiction

Last year  I managed to read and review all the books in the first four categories. This year I'm hoping to do all 5 categories.

I've already put all of the older reader books on request at the library. I was thrilled to see they were all available so hopefully they will all come in this week. The 6 short listed older reader books are: