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Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards 2007

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2007 Book of the Year: Older Readers
NOTE: These books are for mature readers
WINNER
Lanagan, MargoRed Spikes
HONOUR BOOKS
Cornish, D. M.Monster Blood Tattoo Book 1: Foundling
Dubosarsky, UrsulaThe Red Shoe

2007 Book of the Year: Younger Readers
WINNER
Bateson, CatherineBeing Bee
HONOUR BOOKS
Flynn, Pat Illus. Tom JellettThe Tuckshop Kid
Laguna, SofieBird & Sugar Boy

2007 Book of the Year: Early Childhood
WINNER
Gleeson, Libby Illus. Freya Blackwood Amy & Louis
HONOUR BOOKS
Costain, Meredith Illus. Pamela AllenDoodledum Dancing
Wild, Margaret Illus. Deborah NilandChatterbox

2007 Picture Book of the Year
NOTE: Some of these books may be for mature readers
WINNER
Tan, ShaunThe Arrival
HONOUR BOOKS
Rippin, Sally Text: David MetzenthenThe Rainbirds
Spudvilas, Anne Text: Margaret WildWoolvs In The Sitee

2007 Eve Pownall Award for Information Books
NOTE: Some of these books may be for mature readers
WINNER
Norman, MarkThe Penguin Book: Birds In Suits
HONOUR BOOKS
Davidson, Leon Red haze:
Australians & New Zealanders in Vietnam
Fenton, Corinne Illus. Peter GouldthorpeQueenie: One Elephant's Story

2007 Crichton Award
Agostino, VincentWhen elephants lived in the sea
Text: Jane Godwin