When: Friday, Feb 01 | 10:30 am - 11:25 am

Location: EXPO – IdeaHUB

Days: Friday. Event Types: Authors. Sectors: Author and Illustrator. Subjects: Children’s, Middle Grade, Picture Book, and Young Adult.


Description:

Thinking about bringing an author to your school? The Canadian Society of Children’s Authors, Illustrators, and Performers (CANSCAIP) proudly presents Members nominated for the Forest of Reading® Awards. Join us for a lively session as some of today’s best children’s authors share a glimpse into the story behind the story.

Blue Spruce Award™

Sun DogsSuzanne Del Rizzo illustrator of Sun Dogs, Pajama Press


Sun DogsDeborah Kerbel author of Sun Dogs, Pajama Press


Le Prix Peuplier Award™

Moi aussi! Moi aussi!Mireille Messier author of Moi aussi! Moi aussi!, Éditions de la Bagnole

Silver Birch Award® (Express)

The Theory of HummingbirdsMichelle Kadarusman author of The Theory of Hummingbirds, Pajama Press

Silver Birch Award® (Fiction)

Ebb & FlowHeather Smith author of Ebb & Flow, Kids Can Press

Silver Birch Award® (Fiction) Nominee

Silver Birch Award® (Non-Fiction)

Carey Price: How a First Nations Kid Became a Superstar GoaltenderCatherine Rondina author of Carey Price: How a First Nations Kid Became a Superstar Goaltender, James Lorimer & Company Ltd

Red Maple Award™ (Fiction)

Skating Over Thin IceJean Mills author of Skating Over Thin Ice, Red Deer Press


SadiaColleen Nelson author of Sadia, Dundurn Press


A Time to Run: Stuart and SamLorna Schultz Nicholson author of A Time to Run: Stuart and Sam, Clockwise Press

Red Maple Award™ (Non-Fiction)

Canadian Structures and SustainabilityJames Bow author of Canadian Structures and Sustainability, Beech Street Books

White Pine Award™

36 Questions That Changed My Mind About YouVicki Grant author of 36 Questions That Changed My Mind About You, Running Press Teens


The Agony of Bun O’KeefeHeather Smith author of The Agony of Bun O’Keefe, Penguin Teen Canada