By Melanie J. Fishbane
This fall a number of awards were given out to the best of Canadian children and young adult books.
Here’s the rundown of who won, the shortlist and more.
The 2017 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards
Every November, in a gala event at The Carlu in downtown Toronto, the Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC), in partnership with TD Bank and other donors,
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By Cynthia Leitich Smith
David A. Robertson is the first-time children’s author of When We Were Alone, illustrated by Julie Flett (Portage & Main Press, Jan. 6, 2017)(available for pre-order). From the promotional copy:
When a young girl helps tend to her grandmother’s garden, she begins to notice things about her grandmother that make her curious.
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