Rachel Wada wins 2020 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award for The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota’s Garden

IBBY Canada (International Board on Books for Young People, Canadian section) is pleased to announce that Rachel Wada has won the 2020 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Picture Book Award for The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota’s Garden, written by Heather… Read More

You’re Invited to the IBBY Canada Annual General Meeting of Members

The IBBY Canada Annual General Meeting of Members will be taking place on Friday, March 6, 2020 at 6:00 pm. IBBY Canada members* and public are welcome to attend. Please join us to meet the incoming executive board,… Read More

Announcing the 2020 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award Finalists

Josée Bisaillon Dancing with Daisy Written by Jan Coates And published by Running the Goat Books Gary Clement My Winter City Written by James Gladstone Published by Groundwood Books Geneviève Després Laurent, c’est moi! Written by Stéphanie Deslauriers… Read More

IBBY Canada’s Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence is Yayo (Diego Herrera)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: IBBY Canada is pleased to announce that Yayo (Diego Herrera) has been selected as the 2019 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence, to be hosted at Toronto Public Library’s North York Central Library for the month… Read More

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: IBBY Canada 2019 Illustrator in Residence program

IBBY Canada invites submissions from published Canadian children’s book illustrators for the Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence program. The program will be held during the month of October 2019, hosted at the Toronto Public Library North York Central… Read More

Julie Morstad wins 2018 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award for Bloom

IBBY Canada is pleased to announce that Julie Morstad has won the 2018 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Picture Book Award for Bloom, written by Kyo Maclear, published by Tundra Books. The winner receives $1,000. The jury also selected two honour… Read More