The Canadian Children’s Book Centre Presents the Spring Edition of Best Books for Kids & Teens 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TORONTO (May 5, 2014) – This is the week to celebrate great Canadian books for young readers! With TD Canadian Children’s Book Week having just started, the Canadian Children’s Book Centre is excited to announce the release of the Spring 2014 edition of Best Books for Kids & Teens, the CCBC’s semi-annual selection guide to the best Canadian books for children and young adults. This highly-regarded publication contains reviews of 190 titles for readers from toddler to teen.

All of the titles in Best Books for Kids & Teens have been handpicked by expert committees of educators, booksellers, and school and public librarians from across Canada. The reviewed materials include picture books, junior/intermediate fiction, graphic novels, and powerful teen fiction, in addition to a wide array of non-fiction, magazines and audio/video resources.

CCBC members will receive this copy of Best Books for Kids & Teens as part of their membership package, as will subscribers to Canadian Children’s Book News.

Best Books for Kids & Teens can be purchased at select bookstores or online at

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization founded in 1976. We are dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers. Our programs, publications, and resources help teachers, librarians, booksellers and parents select the very best for young readers. For more information, visit

For more information, please contact:

Camilia Kahrizi
Marketing and Website Coordinator
Canadian Children’s Book Centre
416 975-0010 ext. 221