Book of the Year

Speech Pathology Australia has announced the winners of its 2014 Book of the Year Awards.

The winners of the five categories in the 2014 Book of the Year Awards are:

  • Birth to 3 years (the Let’s Read category): I’m a Dirty Dinosaur by Janeen Brian and Ann James
  • Three to 5 years: A Swim in the Sea by Sue Whiting and Meredith Thomas
  • Five to 8 years: Silver Buttons by Bob Graham
  • Eight to 10 years: The Adventures of Sir Roderick the Not-Very Brave by James O’Loghlin
  • Indigenous children: Deadly D & Justice Jones – Making the Team by Scott Prince and Dave Hartley.

All books selected for short listing have been specifically chosen by speech pathologists, as they are fabulous for assisting children develop their spoken language skills; skills critical for academic success, and for the development of literacy.