Room to Read Accelerator’s First Book Project Sweeps KidsTime Author Awards

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About Waktunya Cepuk Terbang,
and was originally published in Room to Read – The Latest,
Dec 16, 2016

During the two-year publishing project in Indonesia, Room to Read Accelerator trained Indonesian authors, illustrators and publishers in the organization’s time-tested methods for developing high-quality children’s books. Out of the 15 titles the effort produced six received awards.

The grand prize winner, Lautkah Ini? (Is This the Sea?), tells the story of two animated raindrops and was illustrated with colorful batik designs. The author, Yayasan Literasi Anak, also won second place for Waktunya Cepuk Terbang (It’s Time for Cepuk to Fly).

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