2013 ACB Highly Commended Children’s

Scholastic New Zealand Award for
Best Children’s Book

Highly Commended 2013

ACB_CVR_FNL.inddDesigner Megan van Staden (cover),
Bruce Foster (interior), illustrations
by Gregory O’Brien

Title The ACB with Honora Lee by
Kate De Goldi

Publisher Random House
Format 198 x 148mm, 128pp, unjacketed hardback with printed laminated case, quarter bound, matt lamination with spot UV
Judges' Comments Everything in this book, from the striking cover through to the final page, works in pleasing harmony. It has a quirky grace and charm unlike anything else currently on the bookshelves.


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