02 Mar 2019
The Riverby Awards recognises outstanding nature books for children, and this year, Quarto children's books have won an incredible 4 out of the 6 top spots!
The Coral Kingdom (Laura Knowles with illustrations by Jennie Webber, published by Words & Pictures, an imprint of The Quarto Group), Counting Birds (Heidi E.Y. Stemple with illustrations by Clover Robin, published By Seagrass, an imprint of The Quarto Group), Natural History Collector (Michael Sanchez, published by Quarry Books, an imprint of The Quarto Group) and We Build Our Homes (Laura Knowles with illustrations by Chris Madden, published by Words & Pictures, an imprint of The Quarto Group) were the recipients of the annual prize.
Awarded by the John Burroughs Association, the awards recognise exceptional natural history books for young readers that contain perceptive and artistic accounts in the world of nature. An awards dinner will be held on April 1st in New York.