Tag Archives: Susin Nielsen

Optimists Die First Book Launch

Join Susin Nielsen, winner of the prestigious Governor-General’s award, for the launch of her new book, Optimists Die First. Here are all the event details: Thursday, March 2, 7 pm Kidsbooks 2557 West Broadway, Vancouver For more information, contact the … Continue reading

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A MULTI-CWILL MEMBER BOOK LAUNCH!

SUSIN NIELSEN will be introducing the new paperback edition of her GG-winning THE RELUCTANT JOURNAL OF HENRY K. LARSEN. LINDA BAILEY and COLIN JACK will be launching their new picture book, IF YOU HAPPEN TO HAVE A DINOSAUR. DAN BAR-EL will be launching … Continue reading

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Book of the Year!

The Canadian Library Association has announced its winning title for the 2013 CLA Book of the Year for Children Award: The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen, by Susin Nielsen, published by Tundra Books. Susin’s story centres on 13‐year‐old Henry, … Continue reading

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BC Book Prizes shorlists

Congratulations to the CWILL BC writers with works shortlisted for this year’s BC Book Prizes! Hey Canada!, by Vivien Bowers Rainbow Shoes, by Tiffany Stone Middle of Nowhere, by Caroline Adderson Mimi Power and the I-Don’t-Know-What, by Victoria Miles The … Continue reading

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Book of the Year Contenders

Three CWILL BC writers have made the Canadian Library Association’s shortlist for 2013 Book of the Year for Children. Caroline Adderson for Middle of Nowhere (Groundwood); Susin Nielsen for The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen (Tundra); and, Kit Pearson … Continue reading

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CWILL BC Featured in Canadian Children’s Book News

CWILL BC and its members are highlighted throughout the most recent issue of Canadian Children’s Book News, the magazine of The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Inside, you’ll find articles on CWILL BC’s upcoming 20th birthday and the Celebrate Science festivities … Continue reading

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