• Shortlist Announcement - Children's Choice Book Award 2017 (2017.10.20)
  • Scholastic Australia is pleased to announce the Children’s Choice Book Award shortlist for 2017

    We are delighted to have so many books on the shortlist.   About one third of the books are from Scholastic Australia – Very Impressive!

    The list of books on the shortlist are as follows

    Fiction Year 7 – 9

    The Seven Signs series – Carnage by Michael Adams – Scholastic Australia

    Fiction for Younger Readers

    Bad Guys Episode 2 Mission Unpluckable by Aaron Blabey – Scholastic Press

    EJ Spy School: Puppy Alert by Susannah McFarlane and illustrated by Dyani Stagg – Scholastic Australia

    Ella & Olivia: Christmas Surprise by Yvette Poshoglian and illustrated by Danielle McDonald – Scholastic Australia

    Ella Diaries: Friendship S.O.S. by Meredith Costain and illustrated by Danielle McDonald – Scholastic Australia

    Fiction for Older Readers

    The Impossible Quest: Escape from Wolfhaven Castle by Kate Forsyth – Scholastic Press

    Picture Story Books

    Fabulous Friend Machine by Nick Bland – Scholastic Press

    Piranhas Don’t Eat Bananas by Aaron Blabey – Scholastic Press

    Pig the Winner by Aaron Blabey – Scholastic Press

    Fire by Jackie French and illustrated by Bruce Whatley – Scholastic Press