November 22, 2017
Congratulations to this year’s winners at the Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards! Especially to Jennifer McGrath and Josée Bisaillon for winning the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award for their book, The Snow Knows.
November 17, 2017
Quill & Quire has announced Simon Thibault‘s Pantry and Palate: Remembering and Rediscovering Acadian Food as one of 2017’s Book of the Year! ‘Thibault’s deep yet heartfelt investigation of the cuisine is a standout among Canadian cookbooks published this year.’ Quill & Quire, December issue, 2017
November 8, 2017
Congratulations to photographer and author George Fischer for winning the Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence, the 2017 Travel Media Photography Award!
November 7, 2017
Congratulations to Phonse Jessome and his book Disposable Souls for winning Readers’ Choice, Best Book of Halifax Silver Award! Click here for a complete list of all winners this year.
October 17, 2017
A big congratulations to Laura Best and her book, Cammie Takes Flight, for being nominated by the Ontario Library Association for the 2018 Silver Birch Award!
September 15, 2017
ChickaDEE/Owl magazine is running a national science-themed classroom contest in honour of National Science Reading Day on September 20th, during Science Literacy Week. Classroom and individual prizes will include Nimbus titles along with many other books and magazines. See contest details here.
September 11, 2017
The 2017 Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards have been announced and our very own Nimbus author, Jennifer McGrath, and illustrator, Josée Bisaillon, have been nominated for the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award, for their book, The Snow Knows!
August 4, 2017
After Many Years was recently featured in Real Simple Magazine! Follow us on our Tumblr to see some sneak peeks of the stories by L. M. Montgomery, author of Anne of Green Gables.
August 3, 2017
Author and journalist Quentin Casey discusses the sensitive beginning of his research for The Sea Was in Their Blood with CBC Books here.
August 1, 2017
CBC Books just published The Great Canadian Reading List: 150 books to read for Canada 150, and listed at number 13 is Maple Murple by Sheree Fitch, recommended by Saint John Information Morning host Hance Colburne.