The Australian Book Industry Awards showcase the talent and diversity of what is the 14th largest publishing industry in the world, and we are delighted to announce that several of our titles have been shortlisted:
Children's Picture Book of the Year (0-6 years):
Do Not Lick This Book by Idan Ben-Barak, illustrated by Julian Frost
Book of the Year for Older Children (13+ years):
My Life as a Hashtag by Gabrielle Williams
Biography Book of the Year:
Danger Music by Eddie Ayres
Literary Fiction Book of the Year:
The Choke by Sofie Laguna
General Fiction Book of the Year:
The Dark Lake by Sarah Bailey
The winners will be announced 3rd May.
The rest of the shortlists and more information can be found here.
by Idan Ben-Barak, illustrated by Julian Frost
A brilliantly simple, funny, interactive picture book that introduces children to the strange, unseen world of microbes all around them by the award-winning author of Small Wonders and the animator of the insanely successful video 'Dumb Ways to Die' featuring scanning electron microscope images by Linnea Rundgren.