Kathleen Cherry visits Mile 108 Elementary!

Red Cedar Award nominee Kathleen Cherry visited Mile 108 Elementary and presented to their enthusiastic and long-standing Red Cedar club. Kathleen sent us this awesome photos of her and group leader Lynn McArthur with the Mile 108 Elementary Red Cedar club!  Thanks so much for sharing this!

2020-21 Voting May 1-15

Let the voting begin.  That is begin May 1 and end May 15!  You will find the voting forms under Resources – Voting.  The links will be made live at 11:59 pm April 30!

Past Winners List

Past Red Cedar Book Awards Winners Complete List:  1998 – Present  Printable List 2021 FICTION Gordon Korman, The Unteachables, 2021 NON-FICTION Kyo Maclear and Julie Morstad for It Began with a Page: How Gyo Fujikawa Drew the Way 2020 FICTION Jonathan Auxier, Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster. Harry N. Abrams, 2018. 2020 …


Feel free to print and post these posters, and wall charts wherever you want to display the Red Cedar book titles. All images of book covers are used with permission from publishers. Information Nominees – 2021 Click here for the Information Nominees PDF! Fiction Nominees – 2021 Click here for Fiction Nominees Poster PDF! Information …

Non-Fiction Nominees

2021-2022 Nominees Printable List Title Author Illustrator Publisher Bringing Back the Wolves: How a Predator Restored an Ecosystem Jude Isabella Kim Smith Kids Can Press Chemical World: Science in our Daily Lives Rowena Rae Orca How I Survived: four Nights on the Ice Serapio Ittusardjuat Matthew K. Hoddy Inhabit media In The Dark: The Science …


The votes are being counted!! Voting started May 1, 2021 and ended May 15, 2021. Winners to be announced May 22, 2021.


    Wall charts and all printable materials can be found on the Posters pages of the website.

Publishers’ Resources

Are you a Canadian kids’ book Publisher? One who wants to bring more attention to your authors and illustrators? Great! You’ve come to the right place. By submitting your current titles to the Young Readers’ Choice Awards Society of BC for the Red Cedar Book Awards, you will be engaging directly with the kids who …

Get Involved

Red Cedar is always looking for new ways to engage with the communities it serves in BC – but these are some of the ways in which you can get involved! If you, or anyone you know has created resources for the materials read – including crosswords, word searches or other activities – please contact …