Friday, April 5, 2013

NZ Post Children's Book Awards 2013.....finalists announced

This year's finalists are out...and they are a terrific bunch!

Picture Book finalists are:
A Great Cake by Tina Matthews   

 Melu by Kyle Mewburn 
 Mister Whistler by Margaret Mahy
 Remember that November by Jennifer Beck and Lindy Fisher 

Mr Bear Branches and the Cloud Conundrum by Terri Rose Baynton    

Junior Fiction finalists are:

  The ACB with Honora Lee  by Kate DeGoldi
 The Queen and the Nobody Boy  by Barbara Else
  My Brother's War  by David Hill

Red Rocks by Rachael King 

Uncle Trev and the Whistling Bull by Jack Lasenby

Non-Fiction finalists are:
100 Amazing Tales from Aotearoa  by Simon Morton and Riria Hotere

 Kiwi: the Real Story by Annemarie Florian

Taketarerau, the Millenium Tree by Marnie Anstiss

  At the Beach  by Ned Barraud and Gillian Candler

(images via Booksellers NZ)

...Come and see the copies in the library for yourself!

While we are waiting for some books to arrive, I have a special New Zealand book to share with you - it is not one of the award finalists, but I really love it.
Paua Room will enjoy this book particularly, during Monster Week!

It's Not a Monster, It's Me! by Raymond McGrath



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