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Governor General's Literary Awards - Children's Text


The Governor General's Award for English-language children's writing is a Canadian literary award that annually recognizes one Canadian writer for a children's book written in English. The Governor General's Awards program is administered by the Canada Council.

Dimaline, Cherie
The marrow thieves

2017 Winner!

Pignat, Caroline.
The gospel truth

2015 Winner (for teens)

Reid, Raziel
When everything feels like the movies

2014 Winner (for Teens)

Moore, Christopher
From then to now

2011 Winner!

Gilkerson, William.
Pirate's passage

2006 Winner!