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WINNERS: NZ Post Children’s Book Awards 2012

May 17, 2012

The 2012 New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards winners are:

New Zealand Post Children’s Book of the Year
Nice Day for a War
by Matt Elliott and illustrated by Chris Slane
(HarperCollins Publishers)
Children’s Choice Award
The Cat’s Pyjamas
by Catherine Foreman
(Scholastic New Zealand)
Best First Book Award
Super Finn
by Leonie Agnew
(Scholastic New Zealand)
Picture Book category winnerRāhui (Maori version)
by Chris Szekely translated by Brian Morris and illustrated by Malcolm Ross
(Huia Publishers)Rāhui (English version)
by Chris Szekely and illustrated by Malcolm Ross
(Huia Publishers)
Honour Award Picture Book categoryShaolin Burning
by Ant Sang
(HarperCollins Publishers)
Non-Fiction category winnerNice Day for a War
by Matt Elliott and illustrated by Chris Slane
(HarperCollins Publishers)
Honour Award – Non-Fiction categoryDigging Up The Past: Archaeology For The Young & Curious
by David Veart
(Auckland University Press)
Junior Fiction category winnerSuper Finn
by Leonie Agnew
(Scholastic New Zealand)
Honour Award Junior Fiction categoryThe Travelling Restaurant
by Barbara Else
(Gecko Press)
Young Adult Fiction categoryCalling the Gods
by Jack Lasenby
(HarperCollins Publishers)
Honour Award – Young Adult Fiction The Bridge
by Jane Higgins
(Text Publishing Company)

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