PANZ Book Design Awards 2022 winners announced

The winners of the 2022 Publishers Association of New Zealand (PANZ) Book Design Awards have been announced.

The winners in each category are:

Gerard Reid Award for Best Book

  • Conversātiō — In the company of bees (Anne Noble with Zara Stanhope & Anna Brown, Massey University Press), cover designed by Anna Brown & Matt Law, interior designed by Anna Brown

Best Illustrated Book

  • Conversātiō — In the company of bees (Anne Noble with Zara Stanhope & Anna Brown, Massey University Press), cover designed by Anna Brown & Matt Law, interior designed by Anna Brown

Best Unillustrated Book

  • A Clear Dawn: New Asian Voices from Aotearoa, New Zealand (edited by Paula Morris & Alison Wong, Auckland University Press), cover designed by Keely O’Shannessy with typesetting by Tina Delceg

Best Adult Business Book

  • Kurangaituku (Whiti Hereaka, HUIA Publishers), designed by Te Kani Price & Camilla Lau

best cookbook

  • Homecooked: Seasonal recipes for every day (Lucy Corry, PRH NZ), cover designed by Cat Taylor with original cover by Evie Kemp, interior designed by Cat Taylor

Best Educational Book or Series (Primary)

  • Inside New Zealand Wildlife (Dave Gunson, Bateman Books), cover designed by Dave Gunson & Alice Bell, interior designed by Alice Bell

Best Children’s Book

  • My cat can see ghosts (Emily Joe, Beatnik), designed by Emily Joe

Better typography

  • He Ringatoi O Ngā Tupuna (Hilary and John Mitchell, Potton & Burton), designed by Floor van Lierop, This is Them

Better coverage

  • Rangikura (Tayi Tibble, Te Herenga Waka University Press), designed by Xoë Hall

Audience Award

  • Conversātiō — In the company of bees (Anne Noble with Zara Stanhope & Anna Brown, Massey University Press), cover designed by Anna Brown & Matt Law, interior designed by Anna Brown

Emerging designer

The winners, chosen from shortlists announced in July, were announced at an awards ceremony in Auckland on Thursday 22 September.

by Jane Usher Nature – Calm (Te Papa Press, designed by Arch MacDonnell, Alistair McCready, Dean Foster and Jane MacDonnell, Inhouse Design) won the Gerard Reid Best Book Award last year.

For more information on the award and to read the judges’ comments, visit the PANZ Book Design Awards website.

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