Saturday, 28 March 2015

2015 CBC Bookies: Winners selected and announced!

The 2015 winners of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) Bookie Awards, based on readers' choices, have been announced, including of course the two relevant youngCanLit categories.

From the 5 nominated titles in the YOUNG ADULT category:

readers selected the winner as:

This One Summer
by Mariko Tamaki
Illustrated by Jillian Tamaki
Groundwood Books
320 pp.
Ages 14+

From the 5 nominated titles in the CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK category:

readers selected as the winner:
Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
by Christine Baldacchino
Illustrated by Isabelle Malenfant
Groundwood Books
32 pp.
Ages 4-7

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