Nz post childrens book awards 2014 winners announced books. Catherine chidgey, victoria university press the big winners those candidates will be further narrowed down to a shortlist before the awards ceremony on may 15, 2018. Buy the ramsgate millennium book limited first edition by the ramsgate society isbn. Hastingsborn author alison wongs debut novel as the earth turns silver, which won the 29 janet frame award for fiction and the fiction award winner at the 21 new zealand post book awards, has. Last night the winners of the 2014 nz post book awards were revealed at the official awards ceremony here in wellington. New zealand post book awards tararua district library. Her novel the hut builder won the fiction category of the 2011 nz post book awards and was shortlisted for the international 2010 boardman tasker prize for mountain writing.
The awards promotes the importance of books and reading, and provides inspiration for new zealands future writers and illustrators. This 2016 annual first day cover pack contains all special topic, commemorative and definitive datestamped, unaddressed first day covers and miniature sheet first day covers issued by new zealand post between october 2015 and september 2016. Jun 24, 2014 the new zealand post childrens book awards are presented annually to recognise authors and illustrators of highquality new zealand books for children and teenagers. The new zealand story by gavin bishop, illustrated by gavin bishop penguin random house puffin, 2017 elsie locke award for nonfiction aotearoa. We help bookstores and online book shops sell more books. New zealand post has a rich history stretching back 170 years. The principal sponsors of the new zealand post book awards were the new zealand post group and creative new zealand. The new zealand book awards for children and young adults are celebrated nationwide with events and activities that bring books alive for young readers of all ages. The awards are sponsored by new zealand post, creative new zealand and book tokens new zealand, and are administered by booksellers new zealand. New zealand book awards new zealand post book awards.
The new zealand story by gavin bishop, illustrated by gavin bishop penguin random house puffin, 2017 picture book award. Nz post book awards shortlisted book coauthored by arts academic 11 august 2014 dr robin woodward, senior lecturer in art history, has contributed the essay text for a book greer twiss. The new zealander of the year awards acknowledge new zealanders from all walks of life. The full list of 2012 new zealand post book awards winners is as follows. The new zealand photobook of the year awards were established in 2011 by momento pro, and enjoyed support from photobook nz. Muppet that i am, i forgot that the 2011 new zealand post book awards shortlists including the winners of the best first books were announced today. In 2015, the governance and management of new zealands national book awards were assumed by the new new zealand book awards trust. Oct 06, 2017 nz post book awards event, 23rd july 2014 customers browse the display of finalists in the 2014 nz post book awards. The new zealand book awards for children and young adults are administered by the new zealand book awards trust. Despite being open to finalists from all categories, as of 20 all winners have been from the picture book category. Ockham residential in 2015, the governance and management of new zealands national book awards were assumed by the new new zealand book awards. Every year, the ockham new zealand book awards, the new zealand book awards for children and young adults and phantom billstickers national poetry day champion and honour new zealands literature our stories, written for us by our writers. So while were on the subject, wed like to know who your new zealander of the year is and why. The hut builder by laurence fearnley penguin group nz the night book by charlotte grimshaw vinta.
A teen novel that begins its dramatic journey on new zealands east coast has picked up the. Rangatira by paula morris penguin group, nz poetry award winner. The lost dawn of new zealand popular music 19181964 by chris bourke auckland university press, 2010 fiction the hut builder by laurence fearnley penguin, 2010 poetry the mirror of simple annihilated souls by kate camp victoria university press, 2010 general nonfiction. New zealand post book award for poetry 2011, janet frame literary trust award 2008 rhian gallagher born 1961 is a poet from new zealand. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness. Storylines notable book awards 2011 junior fiction list for the crocodile nest. Kindle little ears love stories man booker prize movies national library of new zealand national poetry day new zealand authors new zealand post book awards nonfiction nz authors nz childrens book awards nz poetry day poems. From 2010 until 2014, the awards were known as the new zealand post book awards. Im on our local otago nz post awards committee, we spend our time organising events for children in our region using the author that we are given by nz post and as well arranging shows, workshops, competitions and activities which we feel will appeal to the children for whom the books.
The vast body of literary work she produced during her lifetime is unmatched in new zealand. The life and times of a new zealand art dealer by jill trevelyan, published by te papa press. Thanks to liz west at penguin nz, here are the shortlists for the 2011 nz post awards. Its an opportunity for kiwis to be recognised for their inspiring contributions that have made a real difference to new zealand. New zealand post is a toitu carbonreduce certified organisation in line with iso 140641. New zealand book awards for children and young adults. The 2020 storylines notable book award lists for books published in 2019 has. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Winners announced for new zealand post childrens book awards. Art in the afterlife new zealand festival of the arts. A few years ago, this splendid book won the childrens choice award in the new zealand post childrens book awards, and its easy to see why.
The earlier incarnation of the new zealand book awards ran from 1976 to 1995, while the goodman fielder wattie book awards ran from 1968 to 1993. The winners of the new zealander of the year awards have been announced. New zealand post childrens book awards new zealand post childrens book awards. Awards manager amie lightbourne talks about the awards from her behind the scenes view. New zealand post childrens book awards book awards. New zealand post book awards shortlist book awards. She won the american express and katherine mansfield memorial awards for short stories, as well as the new zealand post book of the year award in 2005 and 2009. Elizabeth is an arts foundation laureate and was made an officer of. Judge zac harding says this years winner is a wonderfully designed book that reaches a range of ages. Nov 27, 2017 forty books traversing the cultural, historic, artistic and social landscape of aotearoa new zealand have made the longlist for the prestigious ockham new zealand book awards, announced today.
The 10pm question 2008 won the young adult section of the 2009 new zealand post book awards and the 2011 corine international book prize young readers award. The 2020 storylines notable book award lists for books published in 2019 has been announced. A collection of essays, the love school won the biography and memoir section of the new zealand post book awards in 2009. Apr 08, 2014 all five finalists of the nz post childrens and young adults book awards are in this entry. Sculptor shortlisted for the best illustrated nonfiction award in this years new zealand post book awards. Books and their writers wield a transformative and defining power in any national culture. Jun 06, 2012 the winners of this years awards will be announced at an awards ceremony in auckland on 1 august. New zealand book awards for children and young adults wikipedia. In the last 50 years, the awards have been the wattie book awards later the goodman fielder wattie book awards, montana nz book awards and the nz post book awards with various categories and prizes. They are all outstanding and give information that no web page could compete with.
The authors table new zealand festival of the arts. Picture book, junior fiction the wright family foundation esther glen award, young adult fiction, nonfiction the elsie locke award, illustration the russell clark award and te reo maori the wright family foundation te kura pounamu award. New zealand writers a short introduction tourism new. A beautiful, fun to read and comprehensive book on the native trees of new zealand.
Just jack harpercollins, 2011 was a finalist in the junior fiction category of the 2012 new zealand post book awards for children and young adults. Gerald hensley cnzm born 4 december 1935, in christchurch, is a former new zealand diplomat and public servant he was educated at st bedes college, christchurch and canterbury university where he took an ma with first class honours in history he joined the department of external affairs now the ministry of foreign affairs and trade in 1958 and served in samoa, at the new zealand. The awards are also supported by creative new zealand and book tokens new zealand. Established in 1968, in their current format the annual ockham new zealand book awards offer five principal prizes. New zealand post is celebrating the writing of the late margaret mahy onz with its latest stamp issue. Storylines notable book award 2012 junior fiction list for the peco incident. New zealand post book of the year and general nonfiction peter mcleavey. Flier encouraging readers to nominate their favourite new zealand book for the peoples choice award. From 2010 the winners of each category have also been announced. Wellington writer shortlisted for new zealand book awards. New zealand post childrens book awards 2011 finalist 20. New zealand book awards trust new zealand post book awards. Keep up to date with the latest book news in new zealand. New zealand post is the official issuing authority of new zealand stamps celebrating our culture, heritage, arts, stories and people.
The new zealand book awards are currently sponsored by ockham. Storylines notable book awards 2011 nonfiction list for the naughty kids book of nature. The new zealand childrens book awards are a series of literary awards presented annually to recognise excellence in children and young adults literature in new zealand. There is a remarkable range of poems in the leafride as it travels along in its down welling. New zealand by design michael smythe random house new zealand. The hut builder laurence fearnley, penguin nzthe night book charlottle grimshaw, vintagetheir faces were.
Thhis years nzsa jessie mackay best first book award for poetry has gone to lynn jenners dear. The awards were managed by booksellers new zealand and supported by the new zealand society of authors and book tokens nz ltd. His first collection of short stories was published in 1991, and he has also. New zealand post book awards behind the scenes events. A landmark book new zealands native trees by john dawson and rob lucas has won the countrys supreme publishing accolade, the new zealand post book of the year. Inside the antarctic huts of scott and shackleton by jane ussher, the dress circle by douglas lloyd jenkins, pouna. These books all won at the 2011 new zealand post childrens book awards, announced at a ceremony in auckland on wed, 18 may 2011. We are proud to take sciencebased action to sustain the life of this place, our people and our future. New zealand post childrens book awards 2010 junior fiction finalist for cry of the taniwha. The shortlists for this years new zealand post book awards have been announced. May 16, 2017 the 2017 ockham new zealand book awards were announced today.
In 2016, the awards merged with the library and information association of new zealand aotearoa lianza awards. First time author erin donohue has hit the jackpot this week with her young adult novel everything is right but everything is wrong being. Summaries are from the catalogue of the national library of new zealand. Margaret mahys books feature in latest stamp issue new. Books about new zealand 68 books goodreads share book. Books about new zealand, travel, wildlife, fiction, cookery score a books total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.
Aug 29, 2014 quality molesworth book images for sale buy the book from. This list of literary awards from around the world is an index to articles about notable literary awards. Nz post book awards shortlisted book coauthored by arts. Posts about new zealand post book awards written by tararua library. This book brings to the reader many issues not covered in other books about new zealand during world war. From 2010 to 2014, the awards were know as the new zealand post book awards. New zealand post book awards christchurch city libraries. From the early 1830s when whalers, missionaries and traders had to rely on occasional passing ships, to the present as a successful commercial entity competing in local and global markets. I once owned a very snazzy pair of pink cow pyjamas. Elizabeths last book is horrorscience fiction, wake. In 2008, colston was a judge in the new zealand post book awards for children and young adults. There is a remarkable range of poems in the leafride as it travels along in its downwelling. Ten books are longlisted in each of the four awards categories fiction, general nonfiction, illustrated nonfiction and poetry. In 1997, the awards became the new zealand post childrens book awards, and another new category was added, the.
Winners of the new zealand photobook of the year awards from 2015 to 2017 are listed below. An post irish book awards specsavers childrens book of the year. Ends flags 0 0 0 0 0 2014 new zealand post book awards for children and young adults finalists page 4 of 5. Nzsa hubert church best first book award for fiction. Things are getting moving again for the 2011 new zealand post childrens book awards. Montana wines assumed sponsorship in 1994 and the awards became the montana book awards 19941995. Four novels that directly confront and ask questions of both the world and the reader have been selected as the fiction finalists at this years ockham new zealand book awards. It is the perfect book for dipping in and out of and for sharing as a family. A full list of the awardwinning titles is available in word format here for printing, or a pdf for poster display here, or read the full list, with cover illustrations, here. New zealand post book awards 2011 a dark feathered art. In 2011 daa was supplanted by irelands family optician specsavers who have a strong track record of supporting books and reading in the uk.
Her novel trouble in time was listed in the nz listeners top 50 childrens books for 2014. Judges for new zealand post childrens book awards announced the judges for the prestigious new zealand post childrens book awards are on the lookout for books with a wow factor. The judging panel was comprised of acclaimed new zealand artist, dick frizzell. The ockham new zealand book awards celebrate excellence in, and provide recognition for, the best books written and illustrated by. The costa book awards honour some of the most outstanding books of the year.
The boring book by vasanti unka puffin books, 20 belies its great opening line once there was a book that no one ever read and is a worthy winner of both of the picture book section and the margaret mahy book of the year award, for its superb. Aug 01, 2012 a landmark book new zealands native trees by john dawson and rob lucas has won the countrys supreme publishing accolade, the new zealand post book of the year. Winners announced for new zealand post childrens book award. The new zealand book awards for children and young adults are a series of literary awards. Christchurch city libraries lists literary prize winners and links to catalogue searches, but we may not hold copies of all titles mentioned. I do indicate which title i think will win but you will have to read the whole entry to find out. The new zealand post book awards for children and young adults are managed by booksellers new zealand and sponsored by new zealand post. The awards ceremony is held as part of the auckland writers festival in may each year. Her 2014 novel reach was longlisted for the ockham new zealand book awards, edwin and matilda was runnerup in the 2008 montana new zealand book awards and her second. The childrens choice award was created at the first new zealand post childrens book awards in 1997, and has been presented every year since. Countless new zealanders have grown up enjoying the charming humour, fantasy and adventure of margaret mahys writing. The new zealand post book awards, according to the booksellers new zealand website where youll find the finalists and best first book award winners announced this morning, are the highlight of the literary calendar, eagerly awaited by writers, publishers, booksellers and the media, and recognised by the new zealand public as the gold standard. Marsden books congratulates all the winners at the 2014 new zealand post book awards announced 24 august, 2014.
Acorn foundation fiction prize the wish child by catherine chidgey victoria university press ive ordered this one. Nz post book awards event, 23rd july 2014 unity books. Awards in the new zealand book awards for children and young adults are made in six categories. The lost dawn of new zealand popular music 19181964 by chris. A flurry of colour flaps floats and flutters its way through the 2014 nz post picture book finals, but the award goes tosomething boring. New zealand fashion design since 1940 by douglas lloyd jenkins.
Cats selection of pyjamas put my paltry effort to shame. New zealand book awards for children and young adults new. Enjoyed having it as a companion as we toured the north island and explored the coromandel peninsula and northland as well as learning more about the south island forests that i had enjoyed for the two years we lived in christchurch. The winners of the 2016 new zealand book awards for children and young adults. Itiitis gift was read simultaneously all around new zealand at 10. In 2015, the novel became a storylines notable book of the year, and was a finalist in the lianza book.964 549 888 319 1223 1603 560 194 1049 758 453 554 1053 832 1050 334 80 1410 814 681 1581 623 1669 1243 576 10 233 342 1092 1210 538 1457 276 1274 660 436 1094