Finalists Announced for the 2017 Lane Anderson Awards

The finalists of the 2017 Lane Anderson Awards for Excellence in Canadian Science Writing were announced today. Visit for more information.


Young Readers

Biometrics: Your Body and the Science of Security
Written by Maria Birmingham
Illustrated by Ian Turner
Owlkids Books

Big Blue Forever: The Story of Canada’s Largest Blue Whale Skeleton
Written by Anita Miettunen
Red Deer Press

Rewilding: Giving Nature a Second Chance
Written by Jane Drake and Ann Love
Annick Press

Adult Readers

Rise of the Necrofauna: The Science, Ethics, and Risks of De-Extinction
Written by Britt Wray
Greystone Books

Firestorm: How Wildfire Will Shape Our Future
Written by Edward Struzik
Island Press

Our Vanishing Glaciers: The Snows of Yesteryear and the Future Climate of the Mountain West
Written by Robert William Sandford
Rocky Mountain Books