The winners in the French-language categories were announced.
The winners of the Silver Birch Express, the Silver Birch Fiction, and the Yellow Cedar awards were announced today.
Chiu was awarded the $25,000 prize for her book, China Unbound: A New World Disorder (House of Anansi Press), at the Politics and the Pen gala in Ottawa on Tuesday night.
Over 270,000 children read the nominated books, and nearly 120,000 voted this year.
This year’s panel of judges is composed of Suzette Mayr, Casey Plett, David A. Robertson, and Joshua Whitehead.
This year’s winners will be announced on June 21.
The winners will be announced on June 21.
Alisha Kaplan, Selina Boan, and Roxanna Bennett have won the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award, the Pat Lowther Memorial Award, and the Raymond Souster Award, respectively.
The $10,000 prize will be awarded in two categories, poetry and short fiction, on June 2.
The cover of the October 2021 issue of Quill & Quire has won an award of merit from the Society of Publications Designers.