The shortlists for this year’s Children’s Book Council of Australia‘s Book of the Year awards were announced today, so here they are:

Older Readers

Younger Readers

Early Childhood

Picture Books

Eva Pownall Award for Information Books

The winners will be announced in Children’s Book Week in August. The library only has a few of the books at the moment, but we will be getting more of the shortlisted titles soon, so keep checking.