Award Winners, Canadian, picture book

2010 Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award

This one is probably the closest race, sort of like the Oscar race for Best Supporting Actress, which is always the most varied and interesting collection of performances in any given year. The Delicious Bug is playful and fun and makes kids laugh out loud. Janet Perlman, she of the fabulous Penguin fairytale books (The… Continue reading 2010 Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award

Award Winners, Canadian, middle grade, Personal Faves, YA

CCBC Awards 2010 Finalists: The Big Kahuna

The Canadian Children's Book Centre recently announced the finalists for their 2010 roster of awards. Check out the press release here, complete with comments from the jury. In the next few weeks, I will be compiling my thoughts on the nominees and making predictions. I have not read all of the titles on this list,… Continue reading CCBC Awards 2010 Finalists: The Big Kahuna