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2012 Forest of Reading: The Blue Spruce™

The Blue Spruce Award program brings recently published Canadian children's picture books to children in kindergarten to Grade 2. It is part of the Forest of Reading, an annual initiative of the Ontario Library Association.

Check out the 2023 nominees here.

Winners

Giraffe and Bird

Rebecca Bender

One day Giraffe loses his patience, and Bird is fed up too. "Scram!" says Giraffe. "Get lost!" says Bird. And so they do. Without each other, how will Bird and Giraffe weather the coming storm?

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2012 Forest of Reading: The Blue Spruce™

The Blue Spruce Award program brings recently published Canadian children's picture books to children in kindergarten to Grade 2. It is part of the Forest of Reading, an annual initiative of the Ontario Library Association.

Check out the 2023 nominees here.

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