Children's Book Week

Children's Book Week 2018

It's Children's Book Week from Saturday 18 August to Friday 24 August 2018! For children up to and including grade 6, we have two great competitions to win an amazing prize pack!

  • For children grade 3 and under, pick up a colouring competition entry form from your local library.
  • For children grades 4 to 6, review a book for us - write a few words to tell us what you thought about a book. Maximum 200 words. You must hand in at your library by 5pm on Friday 7 September.

Pick up more details from your local Gold Coast library.

Children's Book of the Year Awards

The winners of the Book of the Year Awards have now been announced. The winning books are marked below, and we have included the other category nominees.

Why not click and collect? Click on the title to place a free hold to pick up from your library when available.

Older Readers category

Younger Readers category

Early Childhood category

Picture Book of the Year

Eve Pownall Award for Information Books