2013 Best Illustrated Highly Commended Rough Notes

Random House New Zealand Award for
Best Illustrated Book

Highly Commended 2013

roughnotes300dpiDesigner Duncan Munro, photography by
Anne Noble

Title These Rough Notes by Bill Manhire, Anne Noble,
Norman Meehan, and Hannah Griffin

Publisher Victoria
University Press

Format 210 x 210mm, 64pp, hardback,
section sewn

Judges' Comments In almost diametric opposition to On Song: These Rough Notes takes the austerity of Antarctica and brings it together with beautiful restraint. The simplicity and minimalism means every element needs to work in concert to maintain a pace that complements and joins the varied material.


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