Finalists Announced for the 2015 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards

>>From the Canadian Children’s Book Centre Finalists Announced for the 2015 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Toronto (September 10, 2015) – The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is excited to announce the finalists for its eight major children’s book awards: TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award ($30,000) Prix TD de littérature canadienne pour … Read more

Canadian Children’s Book Centre announces winners of six English-language book awards

>>From the Canadian Children’s Book Centre Toronto (November 7, 2014) – The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is thrilled to announce the winners of its six English-language children’s book awards. The TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award was given to author Kathy Stinson and illustrator Dušan Petričić, who took home the $30,000 prize for their picture … Read more

Finalists Announced for the 2014 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards

>>From the Canadian Children’s Book Centre The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is excited to announce the finalists for its seven major children’s book awards: TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award ($30,000) Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award ($20,000) Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children’s Non-Fiction ($10,000) Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People ($5,000) John Spray Mystery Award ($5,000) Monica Hughes … Read more

Finalists Announced for 2013 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is pleased to announce the finalists for its seven major children’s book awards:

  • TD Canadian Children’s Literature Award  ($30,000)
  • Prix TD de littérature canadienne pour l’enfance et la jeunesse  ($30,000)
  • Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award  ($20,000)
  • Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children’s Non-Fiction  ($10,000)
  • Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People  ($5,000)
  • John Spray Mystery Award  ($5,000)
  • Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy  ($5,000) 

The winners will be announced at the TD Canadian Children’s Literature Awards and Prix TD de littérature canadienne pour l’enfance et la jeunesse – two invitation-only gala events in Toronto on October 22 and Montreal on October 29. Overall, $130,000 in prize monies will be awarded.

The nominated books exemplify some of the best work by Canadian authors and illustrators. The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is proud to share these titles and the juries’ notes with you.

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Winners Announced for Book Week 2013 Writing Contest

Via the Canadian Children’s Book Centre

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) is excited to announce the winners of the Book Week 2013 Writing Contest for Kids & Teens. Close to 1,500 entries were received from young writers in every province and territory across the country.

The national contest is a much-anticipated part of TD Canadian Children’s Book Week — the largest celebration of Canadian books for young people in Canada, which is happening now (Saturday, May 4 to Saturday, May 11, 2013).

The winner from each grade will receive a $250 gift certificate for the bookstore of his or her choice. Two honourable mentions from each grade category will also receive $50 gift certificates.

The winning stories and honourable mentions can be read online at www.bookweek.ca.

 

The WINNERS of the Book Week 2013 Writing Contest are:

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