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Governor General's Awards for Children's Literature, 2000-2018

Governor General's Awards for Children's Literature, 2000-2018

Resources for the titles recognized by this award since 2000 -- recognizing the best Canadian children's literature
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Journey of Little Charlie, The
  • by Christopher Paul Curtis
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    When the Moon Comes
  • by Paul Harbridge and Matt James
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Marrow Thieves, The
  • by Cherie Dimaline
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Tokyo Digs a Garden
  • by Jon-Erik Lappano and Kellen Hatanaka
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2016)
    TD Children's Literature (Finalist, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster
  • by Jonathan Auxier
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    When We Were Alone
  • by David Alexander Robertson and Julie Flett
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2017)
    TD Children's Literature (Finalist, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Airborn
  • by Kenneth Oppel
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2004)
    ALSC Notables (Commended, 2005)
    Printz Award (Honor, 2005)
  • Multimedia Resources: 15
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    Virginia Wolf
  • by Kyo Maclear and Isabelle Arsenault
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined
  • by Danielle Younge-Ullman
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2017)
    Mathers Teen Book Award (Finalist, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Bug in a Vacuum
  • by Mélanie Watt
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Finalist, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Cats' Night Out
  • by Caroline Stutson and Jon Klassen
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Short Stories for Little Monsters
  • by Marie-Louise Gay
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Finalist, 2017)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen, The
  • by Susin Nielsen
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2012)
    Book of the Year for Children (Winner, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    They Say Blue
  • by Jillian Tamaki
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2018)
    BGHB Awards (Winner, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Harvey
  • by Hervé Bouchard and Janice Nadeau
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Unlikely Hero of Room 13B, The
  • by Teresa Toten
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2013)
    Schneider Award (Winner, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Yuck, a Love Story
  • by Don Gillmor and Marie-Louise Gay
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2000)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Harvey
  • by Hervé Bouchard and Janice Nadeau
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Young Man with Camera
  • by Emil Sher and David Wyman
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Thousand Nights, A
  • by E.K. Johnston
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2016)
    Monica Hughes Award (Finalist, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Winnie's Great War
  • by Lindsay Mattick, Josh Greenhut, and Sophie Blackall
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    We Are All Made of Molecules
  • by Susin Nielsen
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2015)
    Notable Social Studies (Selection, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Way Back Home, The
  • by Allan Stratton
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2017)
    Mathers Teen Book Award (Finalist, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Hungry Lion, or a Dwindling Assortment of Animals, A
  • by Lucy Ruth Cummins
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Finalist, 2016)
    ALSC Notables (Commended, 2017)
    Irma Black Award|Bank Street (Honor, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Audrey (Cow)
  • by Dan Bar-el and Tatjana Mai-Wyss
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Gospel Truth, The
  • by Caroline Pignat
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Le chemin de la montagne
  • by Marianne Dubuc
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2018)
    Prix Harry Black (Winner, 2018)
    TD Children's Literature (Winner, 2018)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    From Then to Now: A Short History of the World
  • by Christopher Moore and Andrej Krystoforski
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    When Everything Feels Like the Movies
  • by Raziel Reid
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2014)
    Lambda Awards (Finalist, 2015)
    Rainbow List (Commended, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Jabberwocky
  • by Lewis Carroll and Stephane Jorisch
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2004)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Calvin
  • by Martine Leavitt
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2016)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Emperor of Any Place, The
  • by Tim Wynne-Jones
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2016)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Unquiet Past, The
  • by Kelley Armstrong
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2016)
    Geoffrey Bilson Award (Finalist, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Learning to Breathe
  • by Janice Lynn Mather
  • Governor General's (Author Finalist, 2018)
    Amelia Bloomer (Commended, 2019)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Ooko
  • by Esme Shapiro
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Finalist, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Good Little Book, The
  • by Kyo Maclear and Marion Arbona
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Finalist, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Greener Grass
  • by Caroline Pignat
  • Governor General's (Author Winner, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Ten Birds
  • by Cybèle Young
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2011)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Northwest Passage
  • by Stan Rogers and Matt James
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Le lion et l'oiseau
  • by Marianne Dubuc
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Le voleur de sandwichs
  • by Patrick Doyon and Andre Marois
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2015)
    TD Children's Literature (Finalist, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Azadah
  • by Jacques Goldstyn
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2017)
    Prix Harry Black (Finalist, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Grand-père et la Lune
  • by Stéphanie Lapointe and Rogé
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Winner, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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    White Cat and the Monk, The: A Retelling of the Poem
  • by Jo Ellen Bogart and Sydney Smith
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Finalist, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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    Branch, The
  • by Mireille Messier and Pierre Pratt
  • Governor General's (Illustrator Finalist, 2016)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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