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Book awards: CLA Children's Book of the Year

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Starbuck Valley Winter by Roderick L. Haig-Brown1947
Kristli's Trees by Mabel Dunham1949
Franklin of the Arctic; a life of adventure by Richard Stanton Lambert1950
The Sun Horse by Catherine Anthony Clark1952
Train for Tiger Lily by Louise Riley1956
Glooskap's Country and Other Indian Tales by Cyrus MacMillan1957
Lost in the Barrens by Farley Mowat1958
The Dangerous Cove: A Story of the Early Days in Newfoundland by John F. Hayes1959
The Golden Phoenix, Eight French-Canadian Fairy Tales by Marius Barbeau1960
The St. Lawrence by William Toye1961
The Incredible Journey by Sheila Burnford1963
The whale people by Roderick Haig-Brown1964
Tales of Nanabozho by Dorothy M. Reid1965
The double knights; more tales from round the world by James McNeill1966
Tikta'liktak by James Houston1966
Raven's Cry by Christie Harris1967
The White Archer by James Houston1968
And Tomorrow the Stars: The Story of John Cabot by Kay Hill1969
Sally Go Round the Sun by Edith Fowke1970
Cartier Discovers the St. Lawrence by William Toye1971
Mary of Mile 18 by Ann Blades1972
The Marrow of the World by Ruth Nichols1973
The Miraculous Hind: A Hungarian Legend by Elizabeth Cleaver1974
Alligator Pie by Dennis Lee1975
Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang by Mordecai Richler1976
Mouse Woman and the Vanished Princesses by Christie Harris1977
Garbage Delight by Dennis Lee1978
Hold Fast by Kevin Major1979
River Runners by James A. Houston1980
The Violin-Maker's Gift by Donn Kushner1981
The Root Cellar by Janet Lunn1982
Up to Low by Brian Doyle1983
Sweetgrass by Jan Hudson1984
Mama's Going to Buy You a Mockingbird by Jean Little1985
Julie by Cora Taylor1986
Shadow in Hawthorn Bay by Janet Lunn1987
A Handful of Time by Kit Pearson1988
Easy Avenue (Stella) by Brian Doyle1989
The Sky Is Falling by Kit Pearson1990
Redwork by Michael Bedard1991
Eating Between the Lines by Kevin Major1992
Ticket to Curlew by Celia Barker Lottridge1993
Some of the Kinder Planets by Tim Wynne-Jones1994
Summer of the Mad Monk1995
In Flanders Fields: The Story of the Poem by John McCrae by Linda GranfieldHonour Book, 1996
The Tiny Kite of Eddie Wing by Maxine Trottier1996
Uncle Ronald by Brian Doyle1997
Silverwing by Kenneth Oppel1998
Stephen Fair by Tim Wynne-Jones1999
Sunwing by Kenneth Oppel2000
Wild Girl and Gran (Northern Lights Books for Children) by Nan Gregory2001
Orphan at My Door: The Home Child Diary of Victoria Cope by Jean Little2002
Where Poppies Grow: A World War I Companion by Linda GranfieldNotable Nonfiction, 2002
Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine2003
Last Chance Bay by Anne Carter2005
The Crazy Man by Pamela Porter2006
Johnny Kellock Died Today by Hadley Dyer2007
Watching Jimmy by Nancy Hartry2010
Half Brother by Kenneth Oppel2011

Award description

To merit consideration for the Canadian Library Association Book of the Year for Children Award, a book must have been published in Canada, in the previous year, and its author must be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada. Any work that is an act of creative writing (i.e., fiction, poetry, narrative, non-fiction, retelling of traditional literature) shall be deemed eligible regardless of published format, including anthologies and collections. (From the Canadian Library Association website)


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