The Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) have announced the shortlist for the CBCA Book of the Year Awards. Included on the shortlist are following Western Australian creators:
- Sean E Avery for Frank’s Red Hat (Picture Book of the Year)
- Bren MacDribble (with Zana Fraillon) for The Raven’s Song (Book of the Year: Younger Readers)
- Craig Silvey for Runt (Book of the Year: Younger Readers)
- Chris Nixon (with Leonard Cronin) for Wild Australian Life (Eve Pownall Award)
- Frane Lessac for A is for Australian Reefs (Eve Pownall Award)
You can see the full shortlist on CBCA’s website.