Here are the Philippines' best children's and young adult reads from 2010 and 2011. Congratulations to all the winners of the 2nd National Children's Book Awards!
Ang Sampung Bukitkit
By Eugene Y. Evasco and Ibarra C. Crisostomo
By Reni Roxas and Serj Bumatay III
By Eline Santos and Joy Mallari
The Great Duck and Crocodile Race
By Robert Magnuson
The Secret is in the Soil
By Flor Gozon Tarriela, Gidget Roceles Jimenez, and Liza Flores
Conquest for Christ Foundation
I predicted this would win a National Children's Book Award when I attended its launch. =D
By Candy Gourlay (with illustrations by Yasmin S. Ong)
Cacho Publishing House
Also predicted this would win a National Children's Book Award. =D
Click here to read the judges' citations for the books.
And wow, you can see the entry number of each book in the pictures above!
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