Congratulations to Nova Scotian author Joyce Barkhouse who was recently named to the Order of Canada. Author of the acclaimed Pit Pony and other works, Joyce Barkhouse was...Read more >
One of my favorite books of 2008 is CTON’s Super A-maze-ing Year of Crazy Comics, Puzzles, Mazes, Blobs, & More! written and illustrated by Clayton Hanmer.
It’s a colourful...Read more >
The many facets of Saskatchewan culture were reflected in this year’s celebration of its best writers and publishers at the 16th Annual Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala held on Saturday, November...Read more >
Attention: Children’s Book Publishers
The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is now accepting submissions for its four book awards. The submission deadline for all awards is December 15, 2008.
If you click...Read more >
On November 19, 2008, the Quebec Writers’ Federation held its annual Awards Gala at the Lion d’Or in Montreal. The event was hosted by Joel Yanofsky, with special interferences by...Read more >
Montreal, November 18, 2008 – Two four-time winners are among the list of winners of the 2008 Governor General’s Literary Awards announced today by the Canada Council for the Arts....Read more >
Congratulations to Michael Kusugak on winning the Vicky Metcalf Award, announced on November 17. The $15,000 award, sponsored by the George Cedric Metcalf Foundation and adminstered by the Writers’...Read more >
“Shop Local” is a phrase that applies as much to books as to food these days. On November 15 – “Independents’ Day” – the Canadian Booksellers Association (CBA) officially launches...Read more >
The Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada are proud to announce that One Well: The Story of Water on Earth written by Rochelle Strauss, illustrated by Rosemary Wood and published by...Read more >