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Forest of Reading
This Reading Initiative is organized by the Ontario Library Association and run by Teacher Librarians across the province. Students read recently published books by Canadian authors and then vote for their favourite book. This is the only book award chosen solely by students from across the province.
Blue Spruce Award - Aimed at Kindergarten to Grade 2 reader
10 picture books
Silver Birch Express Award - Aimed at the Grade 3 – 4 reader
10 fiction and non-fiction books
Silver Birch Award - Aimed at the Grade 5 – 6 reader
10 fiction and 10 non-fiction books
Red Maple Award - Aimed at the Grade 7 – 8 reader
10 fiction and 10 non-fiction books
Le Prix Tamarack - Aimed at the Grade 3 – 6 French reader
combines fiction and non-fiction books