Submissions open for 2019 New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults
The New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults recognise and celebrate the best books for young readers produced annually. Titles published between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019 will be considered for the 2019 awards.
Submissions for books published between 1 April 2018 and 30 November 2018 are now open and will close at 5 pm on Thursday 13 December 2018.
For books published between 1 December 2018 and 31 March 2019, submissions open on 14 December and will close at 5 pm on Friday 22 February 2019.
For books in the second tranche, bound page proofs will be accepted where books are not yet printed. In such cases, finished books must arrive with the Awards Administrator, New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, Attn: Joy Sellen, 72 Waripori Street, Wellington 6023, by 5 pm on Friday 29 March 2019.
All entries must be submitted online via the website and fees paid by credit card via the online submission form.