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Blue Spruce Award Nominees


The Forest of Reading is an initiative of the Ontario Library Association (OLA), and celebrates Canadian books, authors, publishers, and illustrators. The Blue Spruce Award highlights recently published Canadian children's picture books, geared towards children under age 7. The Blue Spruce Awards emphasizes books that promote reading for enjoyment, and begin to develop the reader's skill in evaluating a picture book based on story, text and pictures

Atkinson, Cale.
Where Oliver fits

Johnston, Aviaq.
What's my superpower?

Rust, Kari.

Kerbel, Deborah.
Sun dog

Hyman, Zachary.
The magician's secret

Shirtliffe, Leanne.
I love sharks, too!

DeMont, Belle.
I love my purse

Little, Jean
Harry's hiccups

Kerrin, Jessica Scott.
The better tree fort

Collet-Derby, Pierre.
Barnaby never forgets