The Writers' Federation of New Brunswick (WFNB) and The Fiddlehead have announced the shortlisted titles for the 8th annual New Brunswick Book Awards. The winners will be revealed at an awards ceremony on Saturday, June 3, as part of WFNB’s annual WordSpring writing festival in Saint John.
Shortlisted for the Alice Kitts Memorial Award for Excellence in Children’s Writing:
Kelly Cooper, Midnight and Moon (Tundra), Belleisle Creek; illustrated Daniel Miyares
Jennifer McGrath, Pugs Cause Traffic Jams (Kids Can Press),
Hillsborough; illustrated by Kathryn Durst
Masen Grasse, Trucks (Monster House Publishing); illustrated by Alexina LePage
Thrilled to have Pugs Cause Traffic Jams included in the Canadian Children's Book Centre's list of Best Books For Kids in 2022!