The store closes after nearly 35 years in operation at the end of January.
The annual list highlights the best in children’s literature from around the world.
Secrets of the Hotel Maisonneuve (Nevermore) features a kid detective on an old-fashioned treasure hunt, so when it came time to promote the book, it seemed only natural for Levangie to leave a trail of hidden messages himself.
“Our hope is that this marks the beginning of many new and exciting relationships that will last well after the mentorships are completed.”
This season’s books for children – from babies to teens – feature big-name authors and illustrators, anticipated debuts, and a fluffle of bunnies.
The anthology will feature only #ownvoices representation among the writers and illustrators, editor, copyeditor, proofreader, and designer.
How the illustrator made the unlikely transition from sorcerers to saints to create one of 2020’s most striking covers.
Q&Q’s Books for Young People editor shares her favourite children’s titles of 2020.
The Awards will be presented at the IBBY Congress in Putrajaya, Malaysia, in September 2022.
Fundraising is underway in the hopes that the first award will be handed out at next year’s Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards.