Canadian Library Association CLA: News (04/08/2009)
"(Ottawa, April 8, 2009) - The Canadian Library Association / Association Canadienne des Bibliothèques is pleased to announce the 2009 winner and honour books for the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator’s Award. The award is generously sponsored by Library Services Centre.
The winner is Mattland (Annick) illustrated by Dusan Petricic and written by Hazel Hutchins and Gail Herbert. Honor books include Thing Thing (Random House) illustrated by Nicolas Debon and written by Cary Fagan, and Jenneli’s Dance (Theytus) illustrated by Chris Auchter and written by Elizabeth Denny."