The Golden Oak Award™

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The Golden Oak Award™ features up to ten recently published Canadian books chosen specifically for new readers in adult literacy programs.

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

Library patrons are invited to read titles beginning in October and vote for their favourite nominee at the Milton Public Library the following year during the month of May.


2017 Winner

Missing Nimāmā


2017 Nominees

10 Ships That Rocked the World Child Soldier: When Boys and Girls Are Used in War Epic Game Exposed: Retribution Give Me Wings: How a Choir of Former Slaves Took on the World Missing Nimāmā Next Round: A Young Athlete's Journey to Gold A Year of Borrowed Men