Winners of LIANZA Children’ Book Awards

Congratulations to the winners!

LIANZA Junior Fiction Award – Esther Glen Medal

The Travelling Restaurant by Barbara Else, (GECKO Press).

LIANZA Young Adult Fiction Award

Pyre of Queens by David Hair, (Penguin NZ)

LIANZA Illustration Award – Russell Clark Award

Rāhui  by Chris Szekely and Malcolm Ross, (Huia).

LIANZA Non Fiction Award – Elsie Locke Medal

Nice Day for a War by Chris Slane and Matt Elliott, illustrated by Chris Slane (HarperCollins Publishers (NZ) Ltd).

Te Kura Pounamu (te reo Māori)

Ngā Taniwha i te-Whanga-nui-a-Tara by Moira Wairama and Bruce Potter, (Penguin NZ).

Librarians’ Choice Award

Rāhui  by Chris Szekely and Malcolm Ross, (Huia).

Te Rōpū Whakahau Award Winners

Te Tohu Taurapa for te wahanga  pikitia (picture book)

Ngā Taniwha i te Whanga-nui-a-Tara by Moira Wairama and Bruce Potter, (Penguin NZ).

Te Tohu Ngā Kete e toru for te wahanga pukapuka paki (fiction)

Te Poiwhana by Te Kauhoe Wano and Andrew Burdan, (Huia).

Te Tohu Pounamu

Kei Wareware tātou translated by Katerina Mataira, written by Feana Tu’akoi and illustrated by Elspeth Alix Batt (Scholastic).

Te Tohu Hoani Te Whatuhoro Jury  for te wahanga pukapuka pono (non- fiction)

Not awarded due to lack of entries.

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