Children's Book Week

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Celebrate the best of Australian literature for children and young people during Children's Book Week, from 19 to 25 August 2023. Read your way through the Short List of Children’s Book Council of Australia Notable Titles.

Find the 2023 shortlisted books in our catalogue.

You can also enjoy online Storytime videos featuring CBCA Short List titles by visiting Storybox Library.

Plus, check out The Library Channel where you can find a range of exciting recorded kids events and Storytime sessions from the comfort of your own home.

2022 winning shortlisted titles.