2011 Information Book Award Finalists Announced

The votes are in! Here are the the five 2011 Information Book Award Finalists (in alphabetical order), voted by you, for the 2011 Information Book Award:

50 Burning Questions: A Sizzling History of Fire, by Tanya Lloyd Kyi (Annick Press)

Canada’s Wars: An Illustrated History, by Jonathan Webb (Scholastic Canada)

Canadian Railroad Trilogy, by Gordon Lightfoot / illustrated by Ian Wallace (Groundwood Books)

Fatty Legs, by Christy Jordan-Fenton and Margaret Pokiak-Fenton (Annick Press)

Up We Grow! A Year in the Life of a Small, Local Farm, Deborah Hodge (Kids Can Press).

It is now up to you to help decide the winner and honour book! The deadline for submitting your top three choices in order of preference is Sunday November 6th 2011. You can vote by email ([email protected]), mail (ballot form), or by voting at the Fall Breakfast on October 15th 2011.

Happy Reading!