We love Freya Blackwood’s illustrations and so do the judges of this year’s Children’s Book Awards with The Runaway Hug by Nick Bland and Freya Blackwood taking out Book of the Year: Early Childhood section of the Children’s Book Council of Australia 2012 Book of the Year Awards announced in time for Childrens Book Week celebrations. What a fantastic effort! To see all the winners head to the website www.cbca.org.au or check out the display at Orange City Library. WooHoo! Congratulations Freya!