Former Winners

2017 - 2018

English Fiction: Fluffy Strikes Back
by Ashley Spires (Kids Can Press, 2016)
English Nonfiction: I Am Not a Number
by Jenny Kay Dupuis & Kathy Kacer (Second Story Press, 2016)
French Fiction: Les expériences de Mini-Jean, Tome 1
by Alex A. (Presses Aventure, 2016)
French Nonfiction: Les Bleues de Toronto
by Karin Gottot & Maxim Cyr (Éditions Michel Quintin, 2016)

2016 - 2017

English Fiction: Touch of Gold
by Vivien Gorham (Nimbus, 2015)
English Nonfiction: Haunted Canada 5: Terrifying True Stories
by Joel A. Sutherland (Scholastic Canada, 2015)
French Fiction: Victor et Igor : Robotique 101
by Maxim Cyr (Michel Quintin, 2015)
French Nonfiction: Le vol TS-236
by Sylvie Roberge (Dominique et Compagnie, 2014)

2015 - 2016

English Fiction: The End of the Line
by Sharon E. McKay (Annick, 2014)
English Nonfiction: Haunted Canada 4: More True Tales of Terror
by Joel A. Sutherland (Scholastic Canada, 2014)
French Fiction: À nous deux !
by Yvon Brochu (FouLire, 2014)
French Nonfiction: Albert le curieux : La science
by Marc Trudel (Z'ailées, 2014)

2014 - 2015

English Fiction: Scare Scape
by Sam Fisher (Scholastic, 2013)
English Nonfiction: WeirdZone: Sports
by Maria Birmingham (OwlKids, 2013)
French Fiction: Toxique
by Amy Lachapelle (Z'ailées, 2013)
French Nonfiction: Au labo, les Débrouillards!
by Yannick Bergeron (Bayard Canada livres, 2013)

2013 - 2014

English Fiction: Binky Takes Charge
by Ashley Spires (Kids Can Press, 2012)
English Nonfiction: No Shelter Here: Making the World a Kinder Place for Dogs
by Rob Laidlaw (Pajama Press, 2012)
French Fiction: Le secret des dragons
by Dominique Demers (Dominique et Compagnie, 2012)
French Nonfiction: La mouche
by Elise Gravel (Courte échelle, 2012)

2012 - 2013

English Fiction: 26 Tips for Surviving Grade 6
by Catherine Austen (James Lorimer and Company, 2011)
English Nonfiction: 50 Poisonous Questions
by Tanya Lloyd Kyi (Annick Press, 2011)
French Fiction: Le mystère de Blandy-les-tours
by Arianne Gagnon Roy (Francophonie, 2011)
French Nonfiction: Les Bleues de New York
by Maxim Cyr and Karine Gottot (Éditions Michel Quintin, 2011)

2011 - 2012

English Fiction: Prisoner of Dieppe: World War II
by Hugh Brewster (Scholastic Canada, 2010)
English Nonfiction: Don't Touch That Toad & Other Strange Things Adults Tell You
by Catherine Rondina (Kids Can Press, 2010)
French Fiction: Ton journal intime Zone Frousse
by Richard Petit (Éditions Z'ailées, 2010)
French Nonfiction: Le petit livre des affaires dégueulasses
by Stéphanie C. Dubois (Les Malins, 2009)

2010 - 2011

English Fiction: Binky the Space Cat
by Ashley Spires (Kids Can Press, 2009)
English Nonfiction: How to Build Your Own Country
by Valerie Wyatt (Citizen Kid / Kids Can, 2009)
French Fiction: La plus jolie histoire
by Richard Petit (Éditions Z'ailées, 2009)
French Nonfiction: Le dico de Tibo
by Gilles Tibo (Soulières, 2009)

2009 - 2010

English Fiction: Dog Lost
by Ingrid Lee (Scholastic (Chicken House), 2008)
English Nonfiction: Gotcha!: 18 Amazing Ways to Freak Out Your Friends
by David Acer (Kids Can Press, 2008)
French Fiction: Le cimetière de Boisvert
by Tina Landry (Francophonie, 2008)
French Nonfiction: Délirons avec Léon - Spécial Olympiques
by Annie Groovie (Courte échelle, 2008)

2008 - 2009

English Fiction: Chocolate River Rescue
by Jennifer McGrath Kent (Nimbus, 2007)
English Nonfiction: Sweet!: The Delicious Story of Candy
by Ann Love and Jane Drake (Tundra Books, 2007)
French Fiction: Capitaine Static
by Alain M. Bergeron et Sampar (Québec Amérique, 2007)
French Nonfiction: Délirons avec Léon no. 2
by Annie Groovie (Courte échelle, 2007)

2007 - 2008

English Fiction: No Safe Harbour: The Halifax Explosion Diary of Charlotte Blackburn
by Julie Lawson (Scholastic Canada, 2006)
English Nonfiction: Hiding Edith
by Kathy Kacer (Second Story Press, 2006)
French Fiction: Le monstre du Lac Baker
by Denis Boucher (Francophonie, 2006)
French Nonfiction: Ti-Jean-le-Rusé
by Melvin Gallant (Bouton d'or Acadie, 2006)

2006 - 2007

English Fiction: The Crazy Man
by Pamela Porter (Groundwood Books, 2005)
English Nonfiction: Harry Houdini, A Magical Life
by Elizabeth MacLeod (Kids Can Press, 2005)
French Fiction: L'atlas perdu
by Diane Bergeron (Souli`res, 2004)
French Nonfiction: Léon et les expressions
by Annie Groovie (Courte échelle, 2004)

2005 - 2006

English Fiction: No Small Thing
by Natale Ghent (HarperCollins, 2004)
English Nonfiction: Adventures in the Ice Age
by Linda Bailey (Kids Can Press, 2004)
French: La butte à Pétard
by Diane Carmel Léger (Bouton d'or Acadie, 2004)

2004 - 2005

English Fiction: Mud City
by Deborah Ellis (Groundwood Books, 2003)
English Nonfiction: Tunnels!
by Diane Swanson (Annick Press, 2003)
French: Zak le fantôme
by Alain M. Bergeron (Soulières Éditeur, 2003)

2003 - 2004

English Fiction: The Secret Life of Owen Skye
by Alan Cumyn (Groundwood Books, 2002)
English Nonfiction: Hana's Suitcase
by Karen Levine (Second Story Press, 2002)
French: Opération Juliette
by Lucia Cavezzali (Les Éditions Hurtubise HMH, 2002)

2002 - 2003

English Fiction: The Breadwinner
by Deborah Ellis (Groundwood Books, 2000)
English Nonfiction: Adventures With The Vikings
by Linda Bailey (Kids Can Press, 2001)
French: Chante pour moi, Charlotte
by Marthe Pelletier (Les éditions de la courte échelle, 2001)

2001 - 2002

English Fiction: Charlie Wilcox
by Sharon E. McKay (Stoddart Kids, 2000)
English Nonfiction: WOW Canada!
by Vivien Bowers (Owl Books, 1999)
French: Premier trophée pour Momo de Sinro
by François Barcelo (Québec Amérique, 2000)

2000 - 2001

Fiction: The Secret of Gabi's Dresser
by Kathy Kacer (Second Story, 1999)
Nonfiction: By Truck to the North: My Arctic Adventure
by Andy Turnbull and Debora Pearson (Annick Press, 1998)

1999 - 2000

Fiction: Silverwing
by Kenneth Oppel (Harper Collins, 1997)
Nonfiction: If You Could Wear My Sneakers
by Sheree Fitch (Doubleday, 1997)