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Best Designed Children's Picture Book
or Scholastic Australia Best Designed Children's Picture Book
Subcategory of Australian Publishers Association Awards APA Book Design Awards
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Winners

2019 joint winner y separately published work icon Rhyme Cordial Antonia Pesenti , Antonia Pesenti (illustrator), Melbourne : Scribble Inc. , 2018 15749202 2018 single work picture book children's

'From Alarm Croc to Cheepy Head, you’ll enjoy Rhyme Cordial all day long! A fun, new take on wordplay from bestselling illustrator Antonia Pesenti. Open the pages to reveal unexpected rhymes and bold, bright illustrations.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 joint winner y separately published work icon All the Ways To Be Smart Davina Bell , Allison Colpoys (illustrator), Melbourne : Scribble Inc. , 2018 14571374 2018 single work picture book children's

'Smart is not just ticks and crosses,
smart is building boats from boxes.
Painting patterns, wheeling wagons,
being mermaids, riding dragons …'

‘Every page of this book in joyous, imaginative and life-affirming … All the Ways to be Smart is a celebration of what childhood can be, and it will likely become a classic.’

Source: Publisher's blurb. 

2017 joint winner Marc Martin for Lots
2017 joint winner Bruno Herfst for Lots
2012 winner y separately published work icon Ben & Duck Sara Acton , Sara Acton (illustrator), Lindfield : Scholastic Press Scholastic Press , 2011 Z1811247 2011 single work picture book children's 'One day Ben decides to go to the park and feed the ducks. There he meets a particularly persuasive duck who follows him home. This is a delightfully illustrated and funny story about the development of a new relationship between Ben and Duck.' (Publisher's blurb)
Designed by Nicole Stofberg
2011 winner y separately published work icon The Staring Owl Luke Edwards , Malvern : Omnibus Books , 2010 Z1745036 2010 single work children's fiction children's

'The Staring Owl finds it hard to fit in. Having been brought up to stare at everything and everyone, he finds that most people, and even the ducks at the park, don't enjoy that level of scrutiny.

'Although he can always go the art gallery and stare at the paintings, Staring Owl wants more than anything a career that will suit his unique talents. What can that be?' (Publication summary)

2011 winner y separately published work icon The Tomorrow Book Jackie French , Sue deGennaro (illustrator), Pymble : HarperCollins , 2010 Z1671019 2010 single work picture book children's

'A picture book about a young prince who is determined to rule over a country where the future is filled with environmental hope - and practical solutions, such as common usage of solar and wind power.' Source: Libraries Australia (Sighted 24/02/2010).

Cover design and internal designer, Natalie Winter.
1998 winner y separately published work icon Whose House? Jeannette Rowe , Sydney : ABC Books , 2000 Z835369 2000 single work picture book children's
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