Awards

Atlantic Book Awards Shortlist

A big congratulations to all of the authors shortlisted for the Atlantic Book Awards! Special kudos to five Nimbus authors who made the list: Quentin Casey, Carol Bruneau, Brian Douglas Tennyson, Angela K. Doak, and Sheree Fitch.

“Maudie” Wins Multiple Awards at 2018 Canadian Screen Awards

Congratulations to the film “Maudie” for topping several categories in the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards last Sunday, including Best Motion Picture as well as Best Actress Award for Sally Hawkins’s portrayal of Maud Lewis. “Maudie” is a biographical film about Nova Scotia’s celebrated folk artist Maud Lewis, who despite having had a difficult life, brought joy to the world

The Snow Knows Wins the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award

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.

Ontario Tourism Award

    Congratulations to photographer and author George Fischer for winning the Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence, the 2017 Travel Media Photography Award!

Best Book of Halifax 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.

2018 Silver Birch Award Nomination

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!

Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards Finalists Announced

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!