2016 Short List Announced

Young Readers

Monster Science: Could monsters survive(and Thrive)in the Real World?

Written by Helaine Becker and Phil McAndrew

Kids Can Press

5 Giraffes 

Written by Anne Innis Dagg

Fitzhenry & Whiteside

Inside Your Insides: Guide to the Microbes That Call You Home

Written by Claire Eamer and illustrated by Marie-Eve Tremblay

Kids Can Press


Adult Readers

At Sea With the Marine Birds of the Raincoast

Written by Caroline Fox

Rocky Mountain Books

North America in the Anthropocene

Written by Robert William Sandford

Rocky Mountain Books

Bad Singer

Written by Tim Falconer

House of Anansi

100 Million Years of Food

Written by Stephen Le

Harper Collins