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Picture Books We Loved in 2020

  • Age: 3 to 10
  • Grade: p to 17
Standout picture books that will make excellent holiday gifts.

2020 Sheila Barry Award Shortlist

  • Age: 3 to 9
  • Grade: p to 5
The Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable is pleased to announce the names of the finalists for the first annual Sheila Barry Best Canadian Picturebook of the Year award. The $2500 cash award is specifically for a picturebook that “hinges on the interdependence of pictures and words, on the simultaneous display of two facing pages, and on the drama of the turning of the page” (Barbara Bader, 1976). The winning book and three honour books will be announced on September 7, 2020. A virtual award ceremony is planned for late fall. Tickets available online starting mid August, 2021 - See more at:

RMB Kids Books!

  • Age: 0 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
RMB has some of the bestselling Western Canadian board and picture books focussing on outdoor adventure and learning French + Cree. Please check them out!

It's All About the Unicorns

  • Age: 3 to 100
  • Grade: p to 17
Before there were narwhals, there were unicorns, those mythical creatures who've been capturing hearts since time immemorial. And they're still all the rage—check out the latest in unicorn-lit for proof!

Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award (2019)

  • Age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
The shortlist for the $20,000 2019 Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award.

Back to School

  • Age: 3 to 100
  • Grade: p to 17
A selection of books for grades K–12 inspired by the excitement, anxiety, and thrill of a new school year.

2019 Children's Literature

  • Age: 0 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: picture books
Great Canadian Titles for Children that I have read this year

Top Grade Spring 2019 K-8 selections

  • Age: 3 to 100
  • Grade: p to 17
Spring 2019 CanLit selections for Canadian classrooms

To the Moon!

  • Age: 0 to 14
  • Grade: p to 17
50 years after the first moon landing (and even longer since Margaret Wise Brown's iconic "Good Night Moon"), the moon continues to inspire imagination and wonder.

Kids' Books for Black History Month

These picture books are great ways to bring Black history alive for young readers. And while they're great for Black History Month, you can read them all year around.