IBBY Canada Named Host of IBBY’s 40th International Congress in Ottawa in 2026

IBBY Canada, the Canadian national section of the International Board on Books for Young People, is thrilled to announce that Canada has been selected to host IBBY’s 40th World Congress. The event will take place in Ottawa, Ontario… Read More

Celebrating Indigenous Picture Books

Announcing the 2021 edition of From Sea to Sea to Sea Indigenous Picture Book Collection IBBY Canada and Bibliovideo are proud to present the launch of the 2021 edition of From Sea to Sea to Sea: Celebrating Indigenous Picture… Read More

IBBY Canada announces Canadian nominees for Hans Christian Andersen Awards: author Angèle Delaunois and illustrator Sydney Smith

IBBY Canada (International Board on Books for Young People, Canadian section) is pleased to announce that author Angèle Delaunois and illustrator Sydney Smith are Canada’s nominees for the 2022 Hans Christian Andersen Awards. Bestowed biennially, the Hans Christian… Read More

Call for Nominations: Claude Aubry Award 2020

The Canadian Section of the International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY Canada) is now inviting nominations from members for the 2020 Claude Aubry Award. IBBY Canada presents two Aubry Awards biennially: one for distinguished service within… Read More

IBBY Canada announces Eric Walters as nominee for Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

IBBY Canada (International Board on Books for Young People, Canadian section) is pleased to announce author Eric Walters as our nominee for the 2021 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) — the highest international honour for creators of children’s… Read More

Call for Submissions for the Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award

IBBY Canada is pleased to invite publishers across Canada to submit picture books for the annual Elizabeth Mrazik-Cleaver Canadian Picture Book Award (the Cleaver Award). Every year, IBBY Canada presents the Cleaver Award to a Canadian illustrator in… Read More