Winners! Winners!

The winners of the New Zealand Post Children’s Book Awards were announced last night at a very flash party in Wellington. Here they are:

Non-Fiction and New Zealand Post Book of the Year

Winner: Nice day for a War by Chris Slane and Matt Elliot


Honour Award: Digging up the past : archaeology for the young and curious by David Veart







Junior Fiction and Best First Book Award

Winner: Super Finn by Leonie Agnew


Honour Award: The Travelling Restaurant by Barbara Else









Picture Book

Winner: Rahui by Chris Szekely (Maori version and English version)







Children’s Choice (the one you got to vote for)

Winner: The Cat’s Pyjamas by Catherine Foreman