Gerard Reid Award for Best Book
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|Designer Alan Deare
Title On Song: Stories Behind New Zealand’s Pop Classics by
Publisher Penguin Group
Format 260 x 210mm, 240pp, hardback, section sewn, head and tail bands
Judges' Comments A book to truly celebrate New Zealand pop classics: bold, brash, colourful and entertaining. The typography shouts eloquently from the pages, and the sometimes challenging use of solid colours brings it all together.