2021 - Shortlisted
Action Tank — Book 2, is a rocket ride of a book. Fast paced and always exciting, we follow the story of ‘the Boy’ and his two friends as they travel through space — continuing where the first book left off. Mike Barry, publisher, author and illustrator of this graphic novel, has created a story that adventurous children will love.
With themes of friendship, teamwork, and triumph over adversity, and laden with humour, this tale propels the reader through unexpected scenarios and challenges for the characters. The reader is right there with the characters. A well thought-out and enjoyable story from start to end, Action Tank — Book 2 is enriched by detailed colour illustrations and a great layout.