APA Book Design Awards Shortlist

The Australian Publishers Association has announced the shortlist for the 61st Annual Book Design Awards.


BEST DESIGNED CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOK:

Australian Children's Classics

Australian Children’s Classics

The Grimstones

The Grimestones

The Shadow Thief

The Shadow Thief

The 26-Storey Treehouse

The 26-Storey Treehouse

The Dreadful Fluff

The Dreadful Fluff

The Gobbledygook is Eating a Book

The Gobbledygook is Eating a Book

Mr Bear Branches and the Cloud  Conundrum

Mr Bear Branches and the Cloud Conundrum

The Pros and Cons of Being a Frog

The Pros and Cons of Being a Frog

Unforgotten

Unforgotten

BEST DESIGNED CHILDREN’S FICTION BOOK:

The Adventures of Scarygirl

The Adventures of Scarygirl

The Children Of The King

The Children Of The King

Dragon Hunter

Dragon Hunter

Horrible Harriet's Inheritance: In Her Own Words

Horrible Harriet’s Inheritance: In Her Own Words

White Ninja

White Ninja

BEST DESIGNED CHILDREN’S NON-FICTION:

Found: The Art of Recycling

Found: The Art of Recycling

Girl: The Ultimate Guide to Being You

Girl: The Ultimate Guide to Being You

Hahan and friends

Hahan and friends

Portrait of Spain for Kids

Sophie Scott Goes South

Sophie Scott Goes South

 

BEST DESIGNED YOUNG ADULT:

The Diviners

The Diviners

Sea Hearts

Sea Hearts

 

BEST DESIGNED PRIMARY EDUCATION:

Jolly Roger and the Clever Green Parrot

Jolly Roger and the Clever Green Parrot

Oxford Australian Curriculum Atlas Year 5–6

Oxford Australian
Curriculum Atlas Year 5–6

Oxford Big Ideas Maths Series

Oxford Big Ideas Maths Series

BEST DESIGNED SECONDARY EDUCATION:

English for the Australian Curriculum - Year 7

English for the Australian Curriculum – Year 7

Oxford English Year 10

Oxford English Year 10

Poetry Remastered: A Practical Guide for Senior Students

Poetry Remastered: A Practical Guide for Senior Students

Pearson English year 9 Student's Book

Pearson English year 9 Student’s Book

Viscomm: A Guide to Visual Communication Design

Viscomm: A Guide to Visual Communication Design


BEST DESIGNED TERTIARY EDUCATION:

Business Driven Information Systems

Business Driven Information Systems

Electrical Principles

Electrical Principles

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship

Lifespan Human Development

Lifespan Human Development

Management in New Zealand

Management in New Zealand

 

         BEST DESIGNED SPECIALIST ILLUSTRATED:

101 Contemporary Australian Artists

Cities of Hope Remembered: Australian Architecture by Edmond and Corrigan, 1962-2012

Cities of Hope Remembered: Australian Architecture 1962-2012

Citizen Portraits by Ingvar Kenne 1997–2012

Darcey Bussell

Darcey Bussell

The Essential Leunig: Cartoons from a Winding Path

The Essential Leunig: Cartoons from a Winding Path

The Oopsatoreum: Inventions of Henry A. Mintox

The Oopsatoreum: Inventions of Henry A. Mintox

BEST DESIGNED GENERAL ILLUSTRATED:

My Greek Island Home

My Greek Island Home

Origin: The Food of Ben Shrewry

Origin: The Food of Ben Shrewry

Rethink: The way you live

Rethink: The way you live

Things I Love

Things I Love

BEST DESIGNED FICTION:

Currawalli Street

Currawalli Street

The Festival by the Sea

The Festival by the Sea

My Hundred Lovers

My Hundred Lovers

The Secret Keeper

The Secret Keeper

BEST DESIGNED LITERARY FICTION:

The Best 100 Poems of Les Murray

The Best 100 Poems of Les Murray

Cloudstreet 21st Anniversary Edition

Cloudstreet 21st Anniversary Edition

Lola Bensky

Lola Bensky

Sufficient Grace

Sufficient Grace

The Vivisector

The Vivisector

The Voyage

The Voyage

BEST DESIGNED NON-FICTION:

Because I Love You

Because I Love You

Finding Mr Darcy

Finding Mr Darcy

Lives

Lives

Memoirs of an Addicted Brain: A Neuroscientist Examines His Former Life on Drugs

Memoirs of an Addicted Brain: A Neuroscientist Examines His Former Life on Drugs

The Office: A Hardworking History

The Office: A Hardworking History

BEST DESIGNED COOKBOOK:

The Gourmet Farmer Deli Book

The Gourmet Farmer Deli Book

Kylie Kwong's Simple Chinese Cooking Class

Kylie Kwong’s Simple Chinese Cooking Class

Lantern Cookery Classics: Maggie Beer

Lantern Cookery Classics: Maggie Beer

Mr Wilkinsons Favourite Vegetables

Mr Wilkinsons Favourite Vegetables

What Katie Ate

What Katie Ate

BEST DESIGNED REFERENCE & SCHOLARLY:

Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial

Dressing Sydney: the Jewish Fashion Story

Dressing Sydney: the Jewish Fashion Story

JJ Clarke Architect of the Australian Renaissance

JJ Clarke Architect of the Australian Renaissance

Narrative of Survey of the Inter-Tropical and Western Coasts of Australia

Narrative of Survey of the Inter-Tropical and Western Coasts of Australia

Meanjin 2 2012; Volume 71 Number 2 Winter 2012

Meanjin 2 2012; Volume 71 Number 2 Winter 2012

The winners for each category will be announced Thursday 23rd May at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney.

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