2013 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

Mr. Zinger's Hat

Cary Fagan

A bored little boy meets a man, and together they build a story.

Shortlists

Mr. King’s Things

Geneviève Côté

Mr. King likes new things. He tosses his old things in the pond. One day a monster emerges from the pond, threatening both Mr. King and his friends.
Also Available in eBook

*The Stamp Collector

Jennifer Lanthier

(Ages: 9+) When a country boy's stories of hope land him in prison, the letters and stamps sent to him from faraway places intrigue the prison guard and a unique friendship begins.

Uncle Wally’s Old Brown Shoe

Wallace Edwards

Uncle Wally's Old Brown Shoe follows the course of one very unusual shoe as it travels through a fascinating, imaginative world to encounter an assortment of quirky characters.
Also Available in eBook

Virginia Wolf

Kyo Maclear

Virginia is growling, howling and acting very strange. Vanessa tries to cheer her up, but nothing seems to work. Then Virginia tells Vanessa about an imaginary, perfect place called Bloomsberry.
Also Available in eBook

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