The Wonder Garden Wins Picture Book Award

May 11, 2016

The Wonder Garden, published by Wide-Eyed Editions, was the winner of the Non-Fiction 7-11 category in The English Association's 4-11 Picture Book Awards for the best books of 2015.

Written by Jenny Broom and illustrated by Kristjana S Williams, The Wonder Garden uses breathtaking, engraved illustrations to explore five of Earth's most extraordinary habitats, each filled with incredible creatures and epic scenery.

Other Quarto Publishing Group titles on the shortlist for this year's awards were:

Established in 1995, the awards are presented by the English Association to the best children's picture books of the year.  Awards are given to Fiction and Non-Fiction in age ranges 4-7 years and 7-11 years. The winning books are chosen by the editorial board of English 4-11, the journal for primary teachers published by the English Association and the United Kingdom Literacy Association, from a shortlist selected by a panel of teachers and Primary specialists.