The Blue Spruce Award™

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The Blue Spruce Award™ features recently published Canadian children's picture books for children ages 4 to 7 in kindergarten through to grade two.

Nominees are announced in October of each year and voting opens in April of the following year.


2017 Winner

The Night Gardener


2018 Nominees

The Branch The Darkest Dark Even Superheroes Have Bad Days French Toast Great The Little Boy Who Lived Down the Drain Milo and Georgie The Owl and the Lemming Shark Lady A Squiggly Story