PANZ Book Design Awards 2011 winners

The winners of the Publishers Association of New Zealand (PANZ) Book Design Awards 2011 have been announced.

The winners are:

Gerard Reid Award for Best Book sponsored by Nielsen Book Services
Hill and Hole (Kyle Mewburn & Vasanti Unka , Penguin NZ) design by Vasanti Unka.
HarperCollins Award for Best Cover
Lives of the Poets (John Newton, Victoria University Press) cover design by Greg Simpson.
Mary Egan Award for Best Typography
Stunning Debut of the Repairing of a Life (Leigh Davis, Otago University Press) cover design by Christine Hansen.
Random House New Zealand Award for Best Illustrated Book
Blue Smoke: The Lost Dawn of New Zealand Popular Music 1918–1964 (Chris Bourke, Auckland University Press) design by Spencer Levine (cover) & Katrina Duncan (interior).
Hachette New Zealand Award for Best Non-Illustrated Book
The Great Wrong War: New Zealand Society in WWI (Stevan Eldred-Grigg, Random House NZ) design by Pieta Brenton.
Pearson Award for Best Educational Book
School Journal Part 3 Number 3 2010 (Learning Media Te Pou Taki Kōrero) design by Jodi Wicksteed.
Scholastic New Zealand Award for Best Children’s Book
Hill and Hole (Kyle Mewburn & Vasanti Unka, Penguin NZ) design by Vasanti Unka.

See the shortlisted books here.