Award winners

2018 NZ Book Awards for Children and Young Adults

The Margaret Mahy Book of the Year and the Elsie Locke Award for Non-fiction

Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story

Aotearoa: The New Zealand Story


The Picture Book Award

I Am Jellyfish

I Am Jellyfish


Wright Family Foundation Esther Glen Award for Junior Fiction

How to Bee

How to Bee


The Russell Clark Award for Illustration

Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts: Ten Tales from the Deep, Dark Woods

Giants, Trolls, Witches, Beasts: Ten Tales from the Deep, Dark Woods


The Copyright Licensing Award for Young Adult Fiction

In the Dark Spaces

In the Dark Spaces


Te Kura Pounamu Award for Te Reo Māori

TU MEKE Tūī

TU MEKE Tūī


The Best First Book Award

My New Zealand Story: Dawn Raid

My New Zealand Story: Dawn Raid