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Children's Book Awards Nominees


Illustrator Freya Blackwood nominated for award

Illustrator Freya Blackwood nominated for award

Check out all the books nominated for this year’s Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year Awards at http://cbca.org.au/ShortList-2014.htm including local Freya Blackwood’s illustrations for Banjo and Ruby Red nominated for Early Childhood Book of the Year.  Historical and indigenous themes are prominent in both the non-fiction and  fiction shortlists recently announced with war stories reflecting interest in  the anniversaries of the two world wars. Congratulations to all the nominees.


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