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Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award Shortlist

The Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator’s Award Committee of the Canadian Library Association just announced the shortlist for the award that will be presented June 3rd at the CLA National Conference and Trade Show at the Shaw Conference Centre.

I intend to read them all before June! Will let you know what I think.

Have I got a book For you by Melanie Watt The Imaginary Garden by Irene Luxbacher It’s a Snap!  George Eastman’s First Photograph / Illustrated by Bill Slavin
Me and You / Illustrated by Geneviève Côté Perfect Snow / Illustrated by Barbara Reid Pierre Le Poof! / Illustrated by Andrea Beck
Timmerman Was Here / Illustrated by Nicolas Debon Vanishing Habitats / Illustrated by Robert Bateman When Stella Was Very, Very Small / Illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay
You’re Mean, Lily Jean / Illustrated by Kady MacDonald Denton

Thanks to Cabot Yu for giving me a heads up that the list was available.


One Response

  1. These are all fantastic – both story and art! Have I Got a Book for You cracked me up and When Stella was Very Small delightful. Barbara Reid’s plastercine artwork never ceases to amaze me.

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