Congratulations to three Transatlantic authors on this year’s Hackmatack Children’s Choice Book Award shortlist – Rachelle Delaney‘s THE BONAVENTURE ADVENTURES (Penguin Random House Canada), Melanie Florence‘s HE WHO DREAMS (Orca Book Publishers) and Sarah Elton‘s MEATLESS? (Owlkids), we’ll be rooting for you all!

This literary program is designed for young readers in Atlantic Canada. Each year the Hackmatack Selection Committee nominates renowned Canadian books for young readers to the Hackmatack shortlist. Thousands of children in grades four to six read from the selection of outstanding Canadian books and vote for their favourites.

For the full shortlist and more about the program, please visit: