2015 AWARD SHORTLIST. . .
We are thrilled to announce the shortlist for our 2015 Unpublished Manuscript Award for a Picture Book! The following entrants have shortlisted for Manuscript and Illustration sections...
Manuscript Section SHORTLIST
Albie’s Favourite Book by Mish Gittens
Parmesan the Reluctant Racehorse by Jacqui Halpin
Wake Up, Jane! by Stacey Hill
King Mumpish and the Quest for a Key by Rhian Williams
Bedslug by Paul Russell
The Reluctant Apprentice by K Robinson
Rumble by Stacey Hill
One author will win $200, a manuscript appraisal, and the chance to submit their work directly to Walker Books. Two runners-up will win a manuscript appraisal. Highly Commended and Special Mention entries will also be nominated.
Illustration Section SHORTLIST
Home Sick by Aśka
The Awakening by Raffaella Picotti
Maya's Tree by Karen Erasmus
King Of The Jungle by Scott Butler
Venice Pigeons by Suzanne Houghton
Magic is Everywhere by Raffaella Picotti
Balloon by Lucie Mammone
Herbie Hopping Mouse by Severgnini
Hidden by Heidi Cooper Smith
The Happy Tree by Jess Racklyeft
One artist will win $100 and the chance to show to Walker Books. Five runners-up will have the chance to show to Walker Books. Highly Commended entries will also be nominated.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!
Don't forget we will be announcing highly commended and special mention entries for both authors and illustrators, so do check back to see if your entry received this nod.
Winners will be announced right here
on Monday 30 March.