2010 Information Book Award Finalists

The Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada have announced the finalists for the 2010 Information Book Award. The voting deadline is November 3, 2010. The winner will be announced on November 9, 2010 and the presentation of the award will take place at Serendipity on February 26, 2011. The finalists are listed below.

Dieppe: Canada’s Darkest Day of World War II
Written by Hugh Brewster
Published by Scholastic Canada

Follow that Map! A First Book of Mapping Skills
Written and illustrated by Scot Ritchie
Published by Kids Can Press

How to Build Your Own Country
Written by Valerie Wyatt
Illustrated by Fred Rix
Published by Kids Can Press

A Thousand Years of Pirates
Written and illustrated by William Gilkerson
Published by Tundra Books

You Are Weird: Your Body`s Peculiar Parts and Funny Functions
Written by Diane Swanson
Illustrated by Kathy Boake
Published by Kids Can Press

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Lois Brymer