Speech Pathology Australia's Book of the Year Awards aim to promote children's books as literacy tools, as well as raising awareness of the role speech pathologists play in helping children develop language and literacy skills.
The winners of the Speech Pathology Australia 2012 Book of the Year Awards are as follows.
Young Children : Come Down, Cat! by Sonya Hartnett
Lower Primary: The Little Refugee by Anh & Suzanne Do
Upper Primary: The Invisible Hero by Elizabeth Fensham
Indigenous Children: The Snake and the Boy by Azmen Sebastian
For information about Speech Pathology Australia visit www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au