Book AwardsCBCA Notable Books - Younger Readers

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Works (328)

Penny Pollard's Letters by Robin KleinShortlist ∙ 1985
Pigs might fly by Emily RoddaBook of the Year, 1987
The Best-Kept Secret by Emily RoddaBook of the Year, 1989
Bianca and Roja by Hesba Brinsmead1991
The Black Duck by Eleanor NilssonShortlist, 1991
Boris and Borsch by Robin KleinHonour book, 1991
The Brown Felt Hat by Richard Tulloch1991
Captain Deadlight's Treasure by S. A. WakefieldShortlist, 1991
Citizen Arkwright1991
Crumbs! by Emily Rodda1991
Drummond: The Search for Sarah by Sally Odgers1991
Dusting in Love by Max Dann1991
Finders Keepers by Emily RoddaBook of the year, 1991
First at Last and Other Stories by Julia McClellandShortlist, 1991
First born by Jane Carroll1991
Flashback: The Amazing Adventures of a Film Horse by Lian Hearn1991
The follow dog by Sally Odgers1991
I Hate Fridays: Stories from Koala Hills Primary School by Rachel Flynn1991
Hero by Allan Baillie1991
Jezza sez by Libby Hathorn1991
Keeping Silkworms by Josephine Croser1991
Lamb Like Alice (Bluegum) by E/Mclean-Carr Nilsson1991
Mervyn's Revenge by Leone PegueroHonour book, 1991
Not Until You've Done Your Practice: The classic survival guide for kids who are learning a musical instrument, but hate by Philip Johnston1991
Round the Twist by Paul Jennings1991
So Who Needs Lotto? by Libby Hathorn1991
There's a Bushranger in My Bedroom by Thurley Fowler1991
The Magnificent Nose and Other Marvels by Anna FienbergBook of the Year, 1992
Rain stones by Jackie FrenchShortlisted, 1992
Amy Amaryllis by Sally Odgers1993
Ariel, Zed and the Secret of Life by Anna Fienberg1993
Ashe of the Outback by David Turton1993
Ashe on parade by Allan Langoulant1993
The Baby Rap: And Other Poems by Komninos1993
The Bamboo Flute by Garry DisherBook of the Year, 1993
BEAST by Margaret Wild1993
Beyond the Open Door by Andrew Lansdown1993
Blabber Mouth by Morris GleitzmanHonour book, 1993
Blue skies, green days by Jillian De Muth1993
The Fat and Juicy Place (Young bluegum) by Diana KiddShortlist, 1993
The Flying Emu and Other Australian Stories by Sally Morgan1993
The Hiccups by Nette Hilton1993
Just Like Emily (Young bluegum skinny) by Sally Odgers1993
Leaving it to You (Bluegum) by Wendy OrrShortlist, 1993
Look Them in the Eye by Elizabeth Hutchins1993
Monkey Hill gold by Patricia Bernard1993
The music from the sea by Jackie French1993
Outer Face by Christine Harris1993
The Timekeeper by Emily Rodda1993
Titans! by Michael Stephens1993
The Web by Nette HiltonHonour book, 1993
Yinti: Desert child by Pat Lowe1993
The cousin from France by Sophie Masson1994
Featherbys by Mary SteeleShortlist, 1994
The Giant's Tooth by Lian HearnShortlist, 1994
Honey Sandwich by Elizabeth HoneyHonour book, 1994
The Last Week In December by Ursula DubosarskyShortlist, 1994
Looking For Trouble by John Marsden1994
Lucy in the leap year by Nadia WheatleyHonour book, 1994
Metis: The Octopus and the Olive Tree by Jena Woodhouse1994
Mike by Brian Caswell1994
No Gun for Asmir by Christobel Mattingley1994
Rowan of Rin by Emily RoddaBook of the Year, 1994
Sticky Beak by Morris Gleitzman1994
Tangles by Errol Broome1994
Timmy by Colin Thiele1994
Undone! by Paul Jennings1994
Walking the Boundaries by Jackie French1994
Somewhere Around the Corner by Jackie FrenchHonour book, 1995
45 & 47 Stella Street and Everything That Happened by Elizabeth HoneyHonour book, 1996
A Bit of a Hitch and Other Stories by Mary Q. SteeleShortlist, 1996
Don't Pat the Wombat! by Elizabeth HoneyHonour book, 1997
Rowan and the Keeper of the Crystal by Emily RoddaHonour book, 1997
Antonio S and the Mystery of Theodore Guzman by Odo HirschHonour Book, 1998
Best Pet by Penny Matthews1998
Chickpea by Marguerite Hann Syme1998
Desert Dog by Pat Lowe1998
Dog Star (Solos) by Janeen Brian1998
Duck Down (Solos) by Janeen Brian1998
The Excuse by Allan Baillie1998
Ginger by Christobel Mattingley1998
The Listmaker by Robin KleinShortlist, 1998
My Guardian Angel by June Loves1998
Mystery of Devil's Roost by John A. Long1998
Old Tom goes to Mars by Leigh Hobbs1998
Pankration by Dyan Blacklock1998
Queen of the Universe (Solos) by Libby Gleeson1998
The Quicksand Pony by Alison Lester1998
Rattler's Place by Patricia WrightsonHonour book, 1998
Relax Max! by Brian Caswell1998
Soldier on the Hill by Jackie French1998
Someone Like Me by Elaine ForrestalBook of the Year, 1998
Surfing Mr Petrovic by Colin Bowles1998
Tashi and the Genie by Anna Fienberg1998
Tenterhooks by Mary Steele1998
The Too-Tight Tutu by Sherryl Clark1998
I Want Earrings! (Solos) by Dyan Blacklock1998
What a goat! by Errol Broome1998
What Do You Think, Feezal? by Elizabeth Honey1998
Wild Horses by Jen McVeity1998
Young Bloods by Kerry Wakefield1998
Daughter of the Regiment by Jackie FrenchShortlist, 1999
After Alice by Jane Carroll2000
Bartlett and the City of Flames by Odo Hirsch2000
The Binna Binna Man by Meme McDonald2000
Captain Mack by James RoyHonour book, 2000
Cockawun & Cockatoo by Christobel Mattingley2000
The Dog King by Paul Collins2000
The Family Tree by Jane Godwin2000
Graffiti on the Fence by Elaine ForrestalShortlist, 2000
Hannah and the Tomorrow Room by Libby GleesonHonour book, 2000
Hazel Green by Odo HirschShortlist, 2000
Hitler's Daughter by Jackie FrenchBook of the year, 2000
Lily Quench and the Dragon of Ashby by Natalie Prior2000
Nim's Island by Wendy Orr2000
Penny Pollard's Scrapbook by Robin Klein2000
Rowan and the Zebak by Emily RoddaShortlist, 2000
The Spangled Drongo: a verse novel by Steven Herrick2000
The Stinking Great Lie by Catherine Jinks2000
Tajore Arkle by Jackie French2000
The Water Dragons (Aussie Bites) by Patricia Wrightson2000
Winning Back Dad by Ian Bone2000
The Worst Team Ever by Phillip Gwynne2000
The Game of the Goose by Ursula DubosarskyShortlist, 2001
Something's Fishy, Hazel Green! by Odo HirschShortlist, 2001
Two Hands Together by Diana KiddBook of the Year, 2001
Have Courage, Hazel Green by Odo HirschHonour Book, 2002
Horrendo's Curse by Anna FienbergHonour Book, 2003
Where in the World by Simon FrenchShortlist, 2003
Bartlett and the Island of Kings by Odo Hirsch2004
Boots and All by Sherryl Clark2004
Dangerous Waters by Bronwyn Blake2004
Deep water by Elaine Forrestal2004
Do-Wrong Ron by Steven Herrick2004
Dragon Keeper by Carole Wilkinson2004
Dulcie and Dud and the Really Cool Club by Ann Martin2004
Ferret Boy by Sue Lawson2004
Fords and flying machines : the diary of Jack McLaren, Longreach, 1919-1921 by Patricia Bernard2004
Gracie and the Emperor by Errol Broome2004
The Judas Donkey by Errol Broome2004
Kids' Night in: Anthology (Warchild) by Jessica Adams2004
The Long, Sticky Walk by Edel Wignell2004
Mudlark by Michael Stephens2004
The Naming of Tishkin Silk by Glenda Millard2004
Night Singing (Touch-&-Feel) by Kierin Meehan2004
Nips go national by Ruth Starke2004
On the team by Rachel Flynn2004
Ratface and Snake Eyes by Mark Svendsen2004
The really really high diving tower by David Metzenthen2004
Rowan and the Ice Creepers by Emily Rodda2004
I Saw Nothing: the Extinction of the Thylacine by Gary Crew2004
Stella by the Sea by Ruth Starke2004
Tessa by Sue Lawson2004
Think Smart, Hazel Green! by Odo Hirsch2004
Through the Tiger's Eye by Kerrie O'Connor2004
TruckDogs by Graeme Base2004
Two Weeks In Grade Six by Mary K. Pershall2004
Valley of Gold by Jackie French2004
When the Angels Came by Glenda Millard2004
Wolfchild by Rosanne Hawke2004
The Ballad of Cauldron Bay by Elizabeth Honey2005
Billy Mack's war by James Roy2005
The Book of Lies by James Moloney2005
The Boy, the Bear, the Baron, the Bard by Gregory Rogers2005
Camel Rider by Prue Mason2005
Clair de Lune by Cassandra Golds2005
The day I turned ten by Jane Godwin2005
Farm kid by Sherryl Clark2005
Henrietta, There's No One Better by Martine Murray2005
A horse called Elvis by John Heffernan2005
Just you wait! by Megan Kantzow2005
Kalpana's Dream by Judith Clarke2005
The Long Walk by Kerry Greenwood2005
The Mark Of The Wagarl by Lorna Little2005
My Dad the Dragon (Funny Families) by Jackie French2005
Orphans of the Queen by Ruth Starke2005
The Ruins of Gorlan by John Flanagan2005
The Silver Donkey by Sonya Hartnett2005
Soraya the Storyteller by Rosanne Hawke2005
TIFF and the Trout by David Metzenthen2005
Tom Appleby Convict Boy by Jackie French2005
Will Buster And The Gelmet Helmet by Odo Hirsch2005
A wisp of smoke by Patricia Wrightson2005
68 teeth by James Moloney2006
The Astrolabe: Adventure in the Southern Seas by Susan Arnott2006
Big Ned's Bushwalk (Start-Ups) by Sofie Laguna2006
The Burning Bridge by John Flanagan2006
Crocodile Attack by Justin D'Ath2006
H2O: stories of water by Margaret Hamilton2006
Helicopter Man by Elizabeth Fensham2006
How Hedley Hopkins Did a Dare, robbed a grave . . . by Paul Jennings2006
The Legend of Big Red by James Roy2006
Millie And the Night Heron by Catherine Bateson2006
The mostly true story of Matthew and Trim by Cassandra Golds2006
Naked Bunyip Dancing by Steven Herrick2006
Once by Morris Gleitzman2006
Once There Were Mermaids by Carol Anne Martin2006
Sassycat: the Night of the Dead by Richard Harland2006
The Slightly Bruised Glory of Cedar B. Hartley by Martine Murray2006
Spaceman Bill by Victor Kelleher2006
Tales of Deltora by Emily Rodda2006
To the Light by Pat Flynn2006
The True Story of Mary Who Wanted to Stand on Her Head by Jane Godwin2006
The Truth about Magic by Dave Luckett2006
Woolly Jumpers by Nette Hilton2006
Being Bee by Catherine Bateson2007
Cat's mountain by Allan Baillie2007
A Fox Called Sorrow by Isobelle Carmody2007
The goat who sailed the world by Jackie French2007
I'm Being Stalked by a Moonshadow by Doug MacLeod2007
Loku and the Shark Attack by Deborah Carlyon2007
The Really Really Epic Mini Bike Ride by Metzenthen David2007
The Red Dragon (Book 3) by Andrew Lansdown2007
Samsara Dog by Helen Manos2007
Scorpion Sting by Justin D'Ath2007
The Sorcerer of the North by John Flanagan2007
The Wings Of Kitty St Clair by James Aldridge2007
Aphrodite Alexandra by Gillian Bouras2008
The boot thief by John Heffernan2008
Clancy's Long, Long Walk by Libby Gleeson2008
Digger J. Jones by Richard J FRANKLAND2008
Doomsday (Doomsday Series) by James Moloney2008
The dragon companion : an encyclopedia by Carole Wilkinson2008
Dragon Moon by Carole Wilkinson2008
Earthling Ambassador by Liane Moriarty2008
Erak's Ransom by John Flanagan2008
Freaks ahoy! by Leigh Hobbs2008
Hello God by Moya Simons2008
Jack's Little Party by Bob Graham2008
The Key to Rondo by Emily Rodda2008
The Lightning Bolt by Kate Forsyth2008
Master of the Books by James Moloney2008
Night of the Fifth Moon by Anna Ciddor2008
Roland Wright: Future Knight by Tony Davis2008
The Shaggy Gully Times by Jackie French2008
Storm Callers by Duncan Mackay2008
Stride's Summer by Jenni Overend2008
When we were young by Dmetri Kakmi2008
Winning the World Cup by David Metzenthen2008
Ziba Came on a Boat by Liz Lofthouse2008
10 rules for detectives by Kierin Meehan2009
Audrey Goes to Town by Christine Harris2009
Audrey of the Outback by Christine Harris2009
The camel who crossed Australia by Jackie French2009
The clockwork forest by Doug MacLeod2009
Cruisin' by Brian Caswell2009
Elephant mountain by Janeen Brian2009
Extraordinary Ernie and Marvelous Maud by Frances Watts2009
Jack's Island by Norman Jorgensen2009
The Kings of Clonmel by John Flanagan2009
The Lion Drummer by Gabrielle Wang2009
Noodle Pie by Ruth Starke2009
Polar boy by Sandy Fussell2009
Sadie and Ratz by Sonya Hartnett2009
War's End by Victoria Bowen2009
The Wizard of Rondo by Emily Rodda2009
Audrey's Big Secret by Christine Harris2010
The Battle for Rondo by Emily Rodda2010
The Book from Baden Dark by James Moloney2010
A Certain Music by Celeste Walters2010
A chook called Harry by Phillip Gwynne2010
Cicada Summer by Kate Constable2010
Dinosaur Knights by Michael Gerard Bauer2010
Don't Breathe a Word by Marianne Musgrove2010
The donkey who carried the wounded by Jackie French2010
A ghost in my suitcase by Gabrielle Wang2010
The hero of Little Street by Gregory Rogers2010
Matty forever by Elizabeth Fensham2010
Mbobo tree by Glenda Millard2010
The Museum of Mary Child by Cassandra Golds2010
The Princess and the Packet of Frozen Peas by Tony Wilson2010
The Remarkable Secret Of Aurelie Bonhoffen by Deborah Abela2010
Shaolin Tiger by Sandy Fussell2010
Star jumps by Lorraine Marwood2010
Tensy Farlow and the home for mislaid children by Jen Storer2010
To the top end: our trip across Australia by Roland Harvey2010
Victor's Challenge by Pamela Freeman2010
The Whisperer by Fiona McIntoshShortlist, 2010
Chess nuts by Julia Lawrinson2011
Duck for a day by Meg McKinlayShortlist, 2011
Fire Lizard by Sandy Fussell2011
Flyaway by Lucy Christopher2011
Get a grip, Cooper Jones by Sue Whiting2011
Henry Hoey Hobson by Christine Bongers2011
How Frogmouth Found Her Home by Ambelin Kwaymullina2011
The hunt for Ned Kelly by Sophie Masson2011
Jaguar warrior by Sandy Fussell2011
Let Me Whisper You My Story by Moya Simons2011
Lord Sunday by Garth Nix2011
Mimi and the blue slave by Catherine Bateson2011
The Monster Maintenance Manual: A Spotter's Guide by Peter Macinnis2011
Motormouth by Sherryl Clark2011
Mr Badger and the Big Surprise by Leigh Hobbs2011
Museum of Thieves by Lian Tanner2011
One perfect pirouette by Sherryl Clark2011
Paladin by Dave Luckett2011
Plum puddings and paper moons by Glenda Millard2011
Queen Victoria's Underpants by Jackie French2011
Shake a leg by Boori Monty Pryor2011
The Song of the Winns: The Spies of Gerander by Frances Watts2011
Toppling by Sally MurphyShortlist, 2011
The Vegetable Ark: A Tale of Two Brothers by Kim Kane2011
Bungawitta by Emily RoddaShortlist, 2012
The Golden Door by Emily RoddaShortlist, 2012
The Outcasts by John FlanaganShortlist, 2012
1917 by Kelly Gardiner2018
Accidental Heroes by Lian Tanner2018
The Blue Cat by Ursula Dubosarsky2018
Captain Jimmy Cook Discovers X Marks the Spot by Kate Temple2018
A Cardboard Palace by Allayne L. Webster2018
The cursed first term of Zelda Stitch : bad teacher. worse witch. by Nicki Greenberg2018
Dr Boogaloo and The Girl Who Lost Her Laughter by Lisa Nicol2018
The exile by Jo Sandhu2018
The Extremely Inconvenient Adventures of Bronte Mettlestone by Jaclyn Moriarty2018
A Garden of Lilies: Improving Tales for Young Minds (From the World of Stella Montgomery) by Judith Rossell2018
The Girl, the Dog and the Writer in Rome by Katrina Nannestad2018
Hotaka (Through My Eyes) by John Heffernan2018
Looking up by Sally Murphy2018
Marsh and me by Martine MurrayHonours, 2018
May Tang : a new Australian2018
Mr Bambuckle's Remarkables by Tim Harris2018
Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend2018
Pip and Houdini by J. C. Jones2018
The Secrets We Share2018
Shaozhen by Wai Chim2018
The sorry tale of fox and bear by Margrete Lamond2018
Too many friends by Kathryn Apel2018
Whimsy and Woe by Rebecca McRitchie2018