Book week & Book of the Year awards
Book Week Dinner
Keep the date
Friday 16 October
The annual CBCA (SA) Book Week dinner is a celebration for the whole South Australian children's literature community
More details to follow.
The CBCA e-store is now open for orders.
Check out the full range of Gwyn Perkins "Curious Creatures, Wild Minds" merchandise.
COVID restrictions have now been lifted and delivery will take place immediately orders are processed.
All orders must be by credit card directly via the e-store.
The SA Branch is no longer able to process invoices and purchase orders.
Schools requiring the use of a purchase order should contact email@example.com for advice.
Book Week Resources
Free digital resources including colouring posters and DIY bookmarks based on Gwyn Perkins colourful and quirky Book Week artwork are available HERE.
Share your resources and look for more ideas on the Children's Book Council of Australia - South Australia Facebook page HERE. (@childrensbookcouncilsa)
Watch the CBCA Shortlist announcement
Apply to be a book week judge
The SA Branch is keen to support South Australians to apply to become CBCA Book of the Year Award judges.
The attached article from Katharine England OAM, CBCA (SA) Life member and three time Book of the Year Award judge explains the process.
"Join the ranks of judges"
The Branch is able to support potential applicants if requested.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or for support.
Applications for 2021 vacancies and the 2022/2023 cycle open 1 October and close 30 November.
APPLICATION FORM AND POLICIES
To apply four forms must be completed:-
Deed of Agreement
Conflict of Interest Declaration
Intending applicants should refer to the CBCA website page 'Judging on the CBCA Book of the Year' for further information. HERE.