CBCA Book of the Year 2009

It is Children's Book Week and the Book of the Year winners have been announced, you can find most of them within CSU Library's collection.

Book of the Year - Older Readers

Winner: Tales from Outer Suburbia by Shaun Tan


Book of the Year - Younger Readers

Winner: Perry Angel's Suitcase by Glenda Millard


  • The Wish Pony by Catherine Bateson
  • Then by Morris Gleitzman

Book of the Year - Early Childhood

Winner: How to Heal a Broken Wing by Bob Graham

  • Leaf by Stephen Michael King
  • Tom Tom by Rosemary Sullivan

Book of the Year - Picture Book

Winner: Collecting Colour illustrated by Kylie Dunstan


Book of the Year - Eve Pownall Award

Winner: Alive in the Death Zone by Lincoln Hall


Click on the title of the book for holding details.

To celebrate Children's Book Week, the staff at CSU Library Thurgoona Campus have set up a great book display.