Previous David Booth Children’s and Youth Poetry Award Winners and Finalists




Sheree Fitch. Summer Feet. Illustrated by Carolyn Fisher. Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, 2020.


Briana Corr Scott. The Book of Selkie. Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, 2020.

Kate Inglis. A Great Big Night. Illustrated by Josée Bisaillon. Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, 2020.

Jordan Scott. I Talk Like a River. Illustrated by Sydney Smith. New York: Neal Porter Books, 2020.

Robert Heidbreder. Our Corner Store. Illustrated by Chelsea O’Byrne. Toronto: Groundwood Books, 2020.

Khodi Dill. Welcome to the Cypher. Illustrated by Awuradwoa Afful. Toronto: Annick Press, 2021.