Some selected accolades.


a w a r d s

2010 The Princess and The Frozen Packet of Peas. Scholastic CBCA Shortlisted for the Crichton Award CBCA Notable Book 58th Book Design Awards Shortlisted, Australian Publishers Association

2011 The Vegetable Ark Allen and Unwin, CBCA Notable Book59th Book Design Awards Shortlisted, APA. One Funky Monkey’ Walker Books CBCA Notable Book The Tomorrow Book Harper Collins, 59th Book Design Awards Best Designed Children’s Book APA The Tomorrow Book Harper Collins, The Wilderness Society Book of the Year

2012    Button Boy  Scholastic CBCA Notable Book

2013  The Pros and Cons of Being a Frog Scholastic, CBCA Shortlist, CBCA Notable, The Children’s Peace Literature Award Shortlist

2017   The Pros and Cons of Being a Frog Scholastic US, USBBY Outstanding International Books Honor List      

2018   Millie Loves Ants Harper Collins CBCA Notable, Speech Pathology Shortlist. Eddie Frogbert Scholastic, Speech Pathology Shortlist

e x h i b i t i o n s

2010 Look! The Art of Australian Picture Books Today. State Library Victoria, Touring Show

2012. Caravan Dreaming. Craft Victoria,Melbourne

2014 The Hairy Nosed-Wombats Find A New Home  Artwork. The Literature Centre Inc Old Fremantle Prison Hospital

2018 Missing Marvin Artwork. The Literature Centre. Old Fremantle Prison Hospital WA

p i c t u r e    b o o k s

2009 The Princess and the Frozen Packet of Peas  Tony Wilson, Sue deGennaro Scholastic Australia, UK, Canada.   Whitlam the Greatest Dog of All Ian Horrocks, Sue deGennaro Omnibus Australia

2010               The Tomorrow Book Jackie French, Sue deGennaro HarperCollins Australia One Funky Monkey Stacey McCleary, Sue deGennaro Walker Books Australia The Vegetable Ark  Kim Kane, Sue deGennaro   Allen and Unwin  Australia Just One More  Mark Macleod, Sue deGennaro ABC Children’s Books

2011                Button Boy  Rebecca Young, Sue deGennaro Scholastic Australia

2012               The Pros and Cons of being a Frog  Sue deGennaro Scholastic Australia The Emperors new Clothes Horse Tony Wilson, Sue deGennaro  Scholastic Australia

2013                Max and George  Cori Brooke, Sue deGennaro Penguin Australia

2014                The Hairy Nosed-Wombats Find A New Home  Jackie French, Sue deGennaro Harper Collins Australia

2015               Reindeer’s Christmas Surprise   Ursula Dubosarsky, Sue deGennaro Allen and Unwin Bring a Duck   Lesley Gibbes, Sue deGennaro Scholastic Australia

2016               Clarrie’s Pig Day Out   Jen Storer, Sue deGennaro Harper Collins Australia

2017               Eddie Frogbert  Sue deGennaro Scholastic Australia Millie Loves Ants   Jackie French, Sue deGennaro Harper Collins Australia

2018       Peas and Quiet Gabrielle Tozer, Sue deGennaro Harper Collins Australia Missing Marvin Sue deGennaro Scholastic Australia Sebastian’s Special Stack of Stories Kelly Hibbert, Sue deGennaro Harper Collins Australia 

2019 We’re Stuck Sue deGennaro Scholastic Australia.



“This celebration of differences displays great respect for readers' intelligence and yields more with each reading. —Kirkus Reviews  The Pros and Cons of Being A Frog


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