Nahid Kazemi is IBBY Canada’s 2018 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence

IBBY Canada is pleased to announce that Nahid Kazemi has been selected for the 2018 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program, to be held at Northern District Branch of Toronto Public Library. During her residency in the month… Read More

Samantha Cutrara receives IBBY Canada’s Russell Grant for research on Canadian children’s literature

IBBY Canada is pleased to announce that Dr. Samantha Cutrara, a History Education Strategist and Curriculum Specialist at York University, is the recipient of the Frances E. Russell Grant. The $1,000 grant will be presented to Samantha Cutrara… Read More

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: IBBY Canada 2018 Illustrator in Residence at Toronto Public Library

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 2018, hosted at Toronto Public Library branch. The submission deadline… Read More

A Pattern for Pepper, written and illustrated by Julie Kraulis, winner of Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award

IBBY Canada is pleased to announce that A Pattern for Pepper, written and illustrated by Julie Kraulis, is the winner of the Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award. The book is published by Tundra Books. Author-illustrator Julie Kraulis… Read More

IBBY Canada Children in Crisis Refugee Centre Reading Program Information Night

IBBY Canada is launching a therapeutic reading program for young refugee claimants from 6-12 years old living in shelters in Toronto, based on the model of IBBY Children in Crisis programs worldwide. Increasing numbers of refugee claimants are… Read More

Shortlist announced for 2017 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award

IBBY Canada is pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2017 Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Picture Book Award. The winner and honour books will be announced online on Tuesday, April 10, at 10:00 a.m. The jury reviewed over 135 books,… Read More