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2021 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

Bad Dog

Mike Boldt

Rocky doesn't listen or obey like all the other dogs... maybe because Rocky is a cat. Cat and dog lovers alike will howl with laughter at a girl's insistence that her cat is a dog.

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2021 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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