Amazing Animals Shortlisted for the 2017 Environment Award!

Gina is excited to announce that Amazing Animals of Australia’s National Parks has been shortlisted for the 2017 Environment Award for Children’s Literature by the Wilderness Society, in the non-fiction category. Gina is over the moon that her book has received such a wonderful commendation. YAY!

“The Environment Award for Children’s Literature is presented annually to fiction and nonfiction books that ‘foster a love of wild places and wildlife in young Australians’ and ‘encourage a sense of responsibility for our natural world’. Our shortlist for the 2017 Environment Award for Children’s Literature features wonderfully illustrated picture fiction, adventurous tales with conservation hijinks, and fact-filled nonfiction books that will feed children’s curiosity.”

The winner will be announced on 12 August at an event at The Little Bookroom in Melbourne.

Read more about the shortlist and the Environment Award for Children’s Literature here.

Amazing Animals has been shortlisted again!

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Gina’s Amazing Animals Shortlisted for CBCA’s Eve Pownall Award for Information Books

Gina is thrilled to have been shortlisted for Children’s Book Council of Australia’s (CBCA) Eve Pownall Award for Information Books! She would like to congratulate all of the other shortlisted authors, illustrators and publishers for receiving this wonderful recognition and thanks CBCA for their acknowledgement of her work. Gina and her publisher, National Library of Australia, are excited to be part of such an excellent group of works!

CBCA 2017 Shortlist: https://cbca.org.au/shortlist-2017

About the book and Gina’s publisher:  http://publishing.nla.gov.au/book/amazing-animals-of-australias-national-parks.do

More info on author and writing process: https://www.nla.gov.au/blogs/behind-the-scenes/2016/08/29/amazing-national-park-animals

Amazing Animals of Australia’s National Parks

 

 

Gina's new book

Your invitation to the launch of Amazing Animals of Australia’s National Parks

 

Amazing Animals Book Launch

Amazing Animals Book Launch Invitation

Gina is excited to announce the release of her new book, Amazing Animals of Australia’s National Parks! Please join her at the launch – she would love to see you and your families there!

Where:   Australian Libray Information Association (ALIA) House, 9 Napier Close, Deakin, ACT

(Parking available behind building)

When: Monday 17 October, 5:30-7pm

Books will be available for purchase and signing at the event!