Just days after his 90th birthday, Max Eisen has been named the winner of CBC’s annual Canada Reads competition for his holocaust memoir By Chance Alone.
The West Coast Book Prize Society has announced the finalists in seven categories for the annual BC Book Prizes.
Jon Klassen and The Fan Brothers will vie for one of the most prestigious children’s book awards.
Toronto poet Gwen Benaway’s 2018 collection Holy Wild (Book*hug) has been named a finalist in the Trans and Gender-Variant Literature category at the Triangle Awards.
Vancouver author David Chariandy has been named a Windham-Campbell Prize winner for his body of work.
Toronto author Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha has been named a finalist for the Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction at the Triangle Awards for her essay collection Care Work: Dreaming Disability Justice.
Two Canadian publishers, Scholastic Canada and Comme des géants, have been nominated for the 2019 BOP – Bologna Prize for the Best Children’s Publisher of the Year (North America).
Richard Van Camp and Julie Flett’s board book is about welcoming a new baby into the world.
The HCA Award is the highest international recognition given to authors and illustrators whose entire body of work has made a significant contribution to children’s literature
Ten Canadian authors have been announced as finalists for the 31st Lambda Literary Awards.