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Awards

Era Publications has won national and international recognition for its books and business achievements.

Book awards

The Watertower

The-watertower

By Gary Crew & Steven Woolman

  • Best Book of the Year, School Libraries Journal, United States of America (1998)
  • Winner of Children's Book Council of Australia, 'Children's Picture Book of the Year' (1995)
  • Winner of Queensland Bilby Award for Children's Books (1995)

Arthur

Arthur

By Amanda Graham & Donna Gynell

  • Winner of the Federated Group of Children's Book Publishers (UK) 'Children's Award' (1984)
  • Shortlisted for Children's Book Council of Australia, 'Children's Picture Book of the Year' (1984)

Yellow-Eye

Yellow-eye

By David Spillman & Mark Wilson

  • Winner, National Environment Award for Literature (2002)
  • Children's Book Council of Australia, 'Notable Book'

Pilawuk: When I was Young

Pilawuk

By Janeen Brian

Honour Book: Eve Pownall Award, Children's Book Council of Australia (1997)

Yakkin the Swamp Tortoise: The Most Dangerous Year

Yakkin-dangerous-year

By Guundie Kutchling & Gerald Kutchling

Honour Book: Eve Pownall Award, Children's Book Council of Australia (1998)

Letters to Leah

Letter-to-leah

By Josephine Croser & Amanda Graham

Shortlisted Australian Multicultural Children's Book Award (1995)

Folktales: A Short Anthology

Folk-tales

By Jane O'Loughlin & David Kennett

Shortlisted, IBBY Award, Australia (1994)

The Children's Book Council of Australia, 'Notable Books'

Business and publishing awards

  • Family Business of the Year Awards, First Generation Award National Winner (2009)
  • Family Business of the Year Awards, South Australia First Generation Award Winner (2009)
  • Hong Kong Australia Business Association Export Award (2009)
  • Winner, Australian National Multicultural Marketing Awards, Export Category: Sami and New Norwegian Language Editions, Magic Bean (2003)
  • Shortlisted, Australian Publishers Association, Educational Publishing Award: Numeracy and Literacy Series, WINGS (2003)
  • Winner of the South Australian 'Literature' Award (2002)
  • Winner, Australian British Chamber of Commerce Export Award (2002)
  • High Commendation, South Australian Export Awards, Education Category (1999)
  • State Winner, Australian British Chamber of Commerce Export Awards (1994)