Australia announces candidates for HCA Awards

IBBY Australia Inc  is proud to announce the nomination of two outstanding candidates for the 2012 Hans Christian Andersen Awards.    Bob Graham and Christobel Mattingley are the Australian candidates. Bob Graham is one of Australia’s most revered and best loved artists for children, and his disarmingly insightful and engaging work has also garnered an international … Continue reading Australia announces candidates for HCA Awards

Dr Maurice Saxby, AM – Lifetime IBBY Australia Member

Birthdays are often packed with nice surprises, and the NSW April 2nd birthday fling was no exception. Former IBBY president Dr John Foster had flown to Sydney for the International Children's Book Day afternoon to announce with his usual flair and verve that an honorary lifetime IBBY Australia membership was to be bestowed upon one … Continue reading Dr Maurice Saxby, AM – Lifetime IBBY Australia Member