I know this is late since the next awards are probably right around the corner but I’m only getting back into blogging now and I wanted to bring these books home from the library and read them anyway.
We made a little event of it at our house and I wouldn’t tell anyone who the winner was until after they chose their personal favourite. This caused much stress for my oldest daughter who really didn’t want to tell me her favourite but I’m trying to impress upon her the importance of making her own decisions as she is easily swayed by what people around her are saying. I wouldn’t tell her my favourite until she declared her own either. We had an actual fight in the car yesterday about this.
The Candidates for the 2013 Governor General’s Literary Awards for Children’s Illustration: