CBCA winners announced today
The CBCA will announce the 2020 Book of the Year awards at 12pm AEDT today, 20 August.
The awards celebrate their 75th anniversary in 2021. Read Australian children’s literature expert Robyn Sheahan-Bright on the history of the awards, here.
Following the Book of the Year Award announcements, CBCA Book Week runs from 21-27 August with the theme Old Worlds, New Worlds, Other Worlds. Book week is this year supported by a joint campaign by the Australian Booksellers Association and the Australian Society of Authors encouraging readers to ‘shop local, read local’.
Books+Publishing will publish the Book of the Year winners online at midday.