Welcome to the CBCA (Tasmanian Branch) Inc. website
Book of the Year Award Winners
Congratulations to all of the winners of this year's awards for: Cloudwish, Soon, Mr Huff, Flight and Lennie the Legend. The list can be found at the CBCA Australia website.
Reading Time Online
Visit the wonderful CBCA website 'Reading Time' for children's book news and reviews.
Membership for 2016
A reminder to please finalise your personal or institution membership to support the volunteer-run CBCA Tas branch.
Latest news (please scroll)
Posted Monday, 24 October 2016
Many of us would recall the significant contribution Ruth Park made to children's literature in the past. This week Lyndon shares this delight in his first reading of a Park novel - The Harp in the South. He also challenges us to share other important contributors to the genre from last century to build his list of 'must reads'. Let's educate him!
Posted Sunday, 16 October 2016
It is always affirming to hear of authors who go the extra distance to work with young people to get them hooked on books. Read Maureen Mann's post on the work of Robert Muchamore in the UK inspiring young offenders to read.
Posted Sunday, 9 October 2016
Glenn Pullen reminiscences about the early days of teacher librarians in Tasmanian schools.
Posted Sunday, 2 October 2016
School holidays provide Johanna's sons an opportunity to rediscover favourite books to read.