Here are the five 2013 Information Book Award Finalists (in alphabetical order):
City Critters: Wildlife in the Urban Jungle By Nicholas Read. Orca Books Publishing.
Kate and Pippin: An Unlikely Love Story By Martin Springett. Photographs by Isobel Springett. Puffin Canada.
How to Raise Monarch Butterflies: A Step-by-Step Guide for Kids By Carol Pasternak. Firefly Books.
Potatoes on Rooftops: Farming in the CityBy Hadley Dyer. Annick Press.
Rescuing the Children: The Story of the Kindertransport By Deborah Hodge. Tundra.
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 Monday November 18, 2013. You can vote by email or by mail. The winner will be announced November 22, 2013 and the award presentation will take place March 8, 2014 at Serendipity.
Further information or to submit your vote contact Samantha Fraenkel at [email protected]