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.

4 thoughts

  1. We do have the winning books!

    The title links above will take you to the catalogue record, so you can see if the book is at your campus or request a loan.

  2. To borrow the books, click the title link in the blog above, then click the 'Check Availability' link on the next screen.

    This page will show you how many copies we have, if they are on the shelf or the due date etc. Click the 'Request a Loan' link on this page.

    Log-in following the onscreen instructions, and select Albury (or Home Address if you're a distance education student) from the Pickup/Delivery location drop down box. Then click Go.

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