Nathaniel's wonderful picture books; DUCK (written by Meg McKinlay), and The Dress-Up Box (written by Patrick Guest), are nominated in the Early Childhood category of the CBCA Awards. He explains, "In 1946 the CBCA established annual book awards to promote books of high literary and artistic quality. These awards are now the most influential and highly respected in Australia.Each year, across Australia, the CBCA brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. Throughout the year, the CBCA works in partnership with authors, illustrators, publishers, booksellers and other organisations in the children’s book world to bring words, images and stories into the hearts and minds of children and adults." Check out the other nominees here.