April 16, 2012

CLA Book Award Winners Announced!

Can you hear the virtual fanfare emanating from the Canadian Library Association?  You must, because the announcements of winners have just been published.  From extraordinary shortlists to outstanding winners, the selection committees have once again done their association proud. 

Congratulations to the Winner:

My Name is Elizabeth!
Illustrated by Matthew Forsythe
Published by Kids Can Press

Also congratulations to the Honour Books selected:

Small Saul                                       Migrant
Illus. by Ashley Spires               Illus. by Isabelle Arsenault
Publ. by Kids Can Press                            Publ. by Groundwood

Congratulations to the Winner:
The Whole Truth 
By Kit Pearson 
Published by HarperCollins Canada

Also congratulations to the Honour Books selected: 


Dragon Seer’s Gift                    That Boy Red
By Janet McNaughton                     By Rachna Gilmore
Publ. by HarperCollins Canada                Publ. by HarperCollins

Congratulations to the Winner:

All Good Children 
By Catherine Austen
Published by Orca Books

Also congratulations to the Honour Books selected: 
Karma                      This Dark Endeavour
By Cathy Ostlere                                By Kenneth Oppel
Publ. by Penguin Canada                      Publ. by HarperCollins

Full press releases are available at the Canadian Library Association website here.

1 comment:

  1. "Karma" is an excellent book ... I read it last year.