Fiction 2020 Shortlist

Title Author Illustrator Publisher Clara Voyant Rachelle Delaney Puffin Canada Cross Ups – Anyone’s Game Sylv Chiang Connie Choi Annick Press Crush Svetlana Chmakova Yen Press, LLC Inkling Kenneth Oppel Sydney Smith Harper Collins Publishing Ltd. Kasey & Ivy Alison Hughes Orca Krista Kim-Bap Angela Ahn Second Story Press My Deal with the Universe Deborah […]

Gala hiatus 2018-19

Our AGM was held on October 28, and we have decided to put the Gala on hold for a year. This will give us time to focus on building up the Red Cedar program, with a focus on developing financial partnerships and spreading the word about the program. Everything else will proceed as normal, including […]

The 2017/2018 Red Cedar nominees for Information are…

5 Giraffes by Anne Innis Dagg (Fitzhenry and Whiteside) Adrift at Sea: A Vietnamese Boy’s Story of Survival by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho (pajamapress) All the Dirt: A History of Getting Clean by Katherine Ashenburg (Annick) Deep Roots: How Trees Sustain Our Planet by Nikki Tate (Orca) Diwali: Festival of Lights by Rina […]

The 2017/18 Red Cedar Nominees for Fiction are…

Book Uncle and Me by Uma Krishnaswami  (Anansi/Groundwood) The Case of the Girl in Grey by Jordan Stratford (Knopf) Dear Canada: These Are My Words by Ruby Slipperjack (Scholastic) Everyday Hero by Kathleen Cherry (Orca) Heart of a Champion by Ellen Schwartz (Tundra) Howard Wallace, P.I by Casey Lyall (Sterling) Look Out for the Fitzgerald-Trouts […]

Jennifer Mook-Sang will be in B.C. in Spring 2017!

Jennifer Mook-Sang will be attending the Red Cedar Awards on May 6, 2017 and would love to visit area schools and libraries while she’s in B.C. She will be in the Vancouver Area from May 1-6th and on Vancouver Island in the vicinity of Nanaimo from May 8-10th. Jennifer’s humorous middle-grade novel Speechless (Scholastic) has […]

Red Cedar Award Gala 2016!!

Red Cedar Book Awards — 2016 Winners & 2017 Nominees The Red Cedar Awards Gala 2016 was a resounding success! More than 200 people attended the Gala in Vancouver, which featured presentations by young readers & nominees, door prizes donated by Kidsbooks, and a book signing after-party with official bookseller Kidsbooks. We also announced the 2016 […]

Red Cedar Gala 2015

With the 2016 Red Cedar Gala just around the corner, we’re taking a look back at some of the highlights from the 2015 Red Cedar Gala! From fantastic guest speakers to yummy treats, last year’s gala had something for everybody. We can’t wait for this year’s gala! Stay tuned to the Red Cedar blog for […]

Information 2020 Shortlist

Title Author Illustrator Publisher Bat Citizens: defending the ninjas of the night Rob Laidlaw Pajama Press Bloom: a story of fashion designer Else Schiaparelli Kyo Maclear Julie Morstad Harper Collins Dive In: exploring our connections with the oceans Ann Eriksson Orca Eat This: how fast food marketing gets you to buy junk  (and how to […]