ANTICIPATE! APPRECIATE! APPLAUD! The CBCA 2017 Book of the Year Short List
The Children’s Book Council of Australia NSW Branch Inc invites you to ANTICIPATE! APPRECIATE! APPLAUD! the Short List, an exciting one-day event celebrating the best Australian children’s writing and announcing the 2017 Book of the Year Short List.
Award winning illustrator Freya Blackwood is guest speaker, along with a panel of experts including Victoria Roberts, Sue Whiting, Judith Ridge, Sarah Foster and Katrina McKelvey who will share their shortlist of amazing Australian titles recently published. Publishers and authors will promote new books around the theme of diversity.
Dymocks Burwood is the official bookseller for this event. Stop by the pop-up Dymocks store on the day and speak to the well-read team about ordering the shortlist and get expert recommendations on the latest children’s books. 15% of every book sold on the day goes back to the CBCA NSW Branch Inc.
Please join us in celebrating the best of Australian children’s writing. Book now at: www.trybooking.com/NTWF
The Children’s Book Council of Australia is a not for profit organisation best known for Book Week and the annual Children’s Book of the Year Awards. CBCA believe that reading stories to children is one of the most important activities a teacher or parent can do. Stories spark a child’s imagination, stimulate curiosity and help brain development. For more information visit nsw.cbca.org.au or email firstname.lastname@example.org