Let’s take a look at the Canadian children’s book awards.
For ages 5-9 the 2018 winner was “Town by the Sea” by Joanne Schwartz
For ages 4-9 the 2018 winner was “When the Moon Comes” by Paul Harbridge
The non-fiction Norma Fleck Award for ages 14 and up went to “#notyourprincess: Voices of Native American Women” edited by Lisa Charleyboy
For ages 10-14 the 2018 winner was “The Assassin’s Curse” a Blackthorn Key book by Kevin Sands
For ages 12 and up the best mystery went to “The Hanging Girl” by Eileen Cook
For ages 13 and up the Amy Mather Award went to “The Marrow Thieves” by Cherie Dimaline
These titles are all available to borrow from our library system. Happy reading!