2021 CBCA Shortlist

Available for all members on the National CBCA website

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What the publisher says.

What The CBCA judge says. 

What the Reading Time book review says.

What the author says - a video of the author talking about their book.

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2021 CBCA Notables

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2020 CBCA Book of the Year Awards and Shortlist

In 1946 the CBCA established annual book awards to promote children's books of high literary and artistic quality. These awards are now the most influential and highly respected in Australia. Tune in here from 12.00 noon AEDT for this year's announcement of the CBCA Book of the Year Awards. 

Say Bravo! and celebrate the 2020 CBCA Short List by clicking on each of the tiles below
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2019 CBCA Awards Foundation Panel