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Poet Selina Tusitala Marsh Wins Book Of The Year At Children’s Awards

Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 7:04 pm | NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

Selina Tusitala Marsh Former New Zealand Poet Laureate Selina Tusitala Marsh’s first book for children has been judged the supreme winner at the 2020 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. Mophead was awarded the highest prize ... More >>

Awards Shortlist Packed With Books That Offer Kiwi Children The Escape Of Stories

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 9:37 am | NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

If ever there was a time that children needed the escape of stories, 2020 is it. Today’s announcement of this year’s finalists in the New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults showcases an abundance of incredible storytelling for ... More >>

Stubbornness Took Quirky Author to Victory

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 10:33 am | NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

Ten years of hard work, a truckload of stubborness and a sympathetic press helped take fledgling author Julie Lamb to victory at the NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. The Discombobulated Life of Summer Rain won Lamb the brand-new Best ... More >>

Otago Author David Elliot Wins Margaret Mahy Book of the Year

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 9:44 am | NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

Otago Author, David Elliot, wins Margaret Mahy Book of the Year - Winner of the 2017 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults announced tonight More >>

CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS - FINALISTS ANNOUNCED TODAY

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 12:13 pm | NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

“Characters burst off the pages, delighting us at every turn,” say the judges of this year’s New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults. They have selected 35 finalists for the 2017 awards. More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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