2012 Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award

Established in 1996, the Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award honours excellence in the illustrated picture book format.

Ages: 3-8 years

Winners

Without You

Geneviève Côté

After falling out over a spilled wagon of toys, a fussy bunny and an exuberant piggy explore all the things they can do without each other ... and gradually realize that life is much sweeter when it's shared with one another.
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Shortlists

Cinnamon Baby

Janice Nadeau

After a baby is born to the happy couple, all is blissful until their bundle of joy begins crying. Only when the two are almost at wit's end does Miriam suddenly know, exactly what she must do.

Picture a Tree

Barbara Reid

Picture a tree, from every season, and from every angle. These wondrous beings give shade and shelter. They protect, and bring beauty to, any landscape. Now look again. Look closer.

Pussycat, Pussycat, Where Have You Been?

Dan Bar-el

Pussycat travels to London to visit the Queen. But where else does Pussycat go?

Small Saul

Ashley Spires

When Small Saul joins the crew of The Rusty Squid, it doesn't take long for the other pirates to notice something is very different about this tiny fellow.
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