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Environment Award for Children’s Literature 2019 winners announced

The Wilderness Society has announced the winners of the 2019 Environment Award for Children’s Literature.

The winners are:

Picture fiction

  • The All New Must Have Orange 430 (Michael Speechley, Viking)


  • Maxi the Lifeguard: The Stormy Protest (Trent Maxwell & David Lawrence, illus by Peter Baldwin, Affirm)


  • Bouncing Back: An Eastern Barred Bandicoot Story (Rohan Cleave & Coral Tulloch, CSIRO Publishing).

Chosen from shortlists announced in August, the winners were announced at the Hobart Writers Festival.

For more information about the award, visit the website.


Category: Awards Junior Local news