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Hackmatack Children’s Choice Book Award

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The Hackmatack Children’s Choice Book Award is a literary program for Grades 4, 5, & 6 in the Atlantic Provinces.

The books are carefully chosen to spark imagination and to illustrate a variety of stories, voices, and cultural experiences for young readers in Atlantic Canada. The shortlist represents great Canadian literature for children published over the last two years.

CBRL has copies of all of the 2021 Hackmatack English Fiction titles.Hackmatack poster with links

Find out more about the Hackmatack program.