The Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada announce the 2020 Information Book Award Shortlist
The Information Book Award committee will adjudicate the shortlist and announce the winner later this fall.
(Nine terrific non-fiction titles published in 2019, listed alphabetically)
A Children’s Guide to Arctic Butterflies. By Mia Pelletier. Illustrated by Danny Christopher. Published by Inhabit Media.
Beastly Puzzles: A Brain-Boggling Animal Guessing Game. By Rachel Poliquin. Illustrated by Byron Eggenschwiler. Published by Kids Can Press.
Caribou. By Dorothy and David Aglukark. Illustrated by Amanda Sandland. Published by Inhabit Media.
Digging Deep: How Science Unearths Puzzles from the Past. By Laura Scandiffio. Published by Annick Press.
I Am a Feminist: Claiming the F-Word in Turbulent Times. By Monique Polak. Published by Orca Book Publishers.
It Began With a Page: How Gyo Fujikawa Drew the Way. By Kyo Maclear. Illustrated by Julie Morstad. Published by Tundra Books
Killer Style: How Fashion Has Injured, Maimed, & Murdered Through History. By Alison Matthews David and Serah-Marie McMahon. Illustrated by Gillian Wilson. Published by Owlkids.
Moon Mission. By Sigmund Brouwer. Published by Kids Can Press.
Orcas Everywhere: The Mystery and History of Killer Whales. By Mark Leiren-Young. Published by Orca Book Publishers.
Information Book Award Jury: Sarah Fast, Brooklyn Cribdon, Lauren Hathaway, Fiona Trotter, Danielle Wing, Sarah Bagshaw, Chair: Natalie Schembri