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 Monday, June 17, 2019 at 6:00 pm. IBBY Canada members* and public are welcome to attend. Please join us to meet the incoming executive board,… Read More

Wordless picture books from Canada nominated for the Silent Books Collection in Italy

Four wordless picture books have been chosen to represent Canada in the fourth edition of the Silent Books Collection: Blue Rider by Geraldo Valério, published by Groundwood Books Letters to a Prisoner by Jacques Goldstyn, published by Owlkids… Read More

Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program – Dianna Bonder at Edmonton Public Library

Dianna Bonder was born in Kamloops, BC, and after studying fine arts, illustration and design in Toronto, she moved to Vancouver to work as a commercial artist. Tired of the hustle and tight deadlines of commercial art, Dianna… Read More

Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Picture Book Award to How To by Julie Morstad / Prix Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver décerné à Julie Morstad pour How To

Wild Berries by Julie Flett and The Man with the Violin illustrated by Dušan Petričić shortlisted FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Toronto (March 24, 2014) – IBBY Canada (International Board on Books for Young People, Canadian section) is pleased to… Read More

Canadian Titles on IBBY Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities List

There are 14 Canadian titles of 60 on the IBBY Outstanding Books for Young People with Disabilities List, a biennial catalogue of the best titles catering to children and youth with disabilities. This curated selection is shown around… Read More

2010 Cleaver Award to Julie Flett

We were thrilled to announce in May that Vancouver artist Julie Flett is the 2010 winner of the Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Award for her book, Lii Yiiboo Nayaapiwak lii Swer: L’Alfabet di Michif / Owls See Clearly at Night:… Read More