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Western Australian Premier's Book Awards - 2006 Judging Panel

Professor Andrew Taylor

Andrew Taylor is a author and Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Professor, International Centre for Landscape and Language, Edith Cowan University.

Ms Lucille Fisher

Lucille Fisher has been a journalist for more than 30 years and works as a sub-editor on the West Australian. She has extensive experience in proof-reading and editing, and contributed to a prize-winning entry in the Premier's Book Awards several years ago.

Professor Ed Jaggard

Ed Jaggard is a historian with long-standing interests in modern British, and Australian history. His research has been published in several books and numerous articles in Australia and elsewhere. Formerly Dean, Faculty of Arts at Edith Cowan University, he was the initiator of the Pines Picture Garden at that institution's Joondalup campus.

Ms Chloe Mauger

Chloe Mauger was a teacher-librarian, working in schools throughout Western Australia, before holding the position of Teacher-Librarian at Penrhos College Junior School for sixteen years until her retirement. Since then she has been deeply involved with the promotion of Australian children's literature through the Children's Book Council of Australia (CBCA) and was a judge for their Awards. She is currently President of the WA Branch of the CBCA and has recently been involved with the preparation of the READiscover: Celebrating 60 years of Children's Book Week in WA exhibition at the State Library. Chloe is a reviewer for Magpies: Talking about Books for Children and for Reading Time, the CBCA Review Journal.