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Book Week 2017

Dates: 19 August 2016 to 26 August 2017

Theme: Escape to Everywhere

Children’s Book Week celebrates its 72nd birthday in 2017, making it the longest running children’s festival in Australia. It is organised by the Childrens Book Council of Australia. The week aims to celebrate the achievements of Australian books, authors and illustrators. 

 2017 Book Week Resources

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The best resource is the official CBCA Book Week Handbook. It contains information on all short listed authors and illustrators, judges’ annotations and teaching ideas for the Book Week theme.

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Members only have  access to a list of collated Book Week resources.