What Makes a Family?: Building Community in Books for Young People
May 27 at 5pm
Join us live to hear from a selection of the finalists for the 2020 GGBooks Young People’s Literature Awards as they come together for a conversation in anticipation of the winners announcement on June 1. Panelists will join CBC Books’ Ryan B. Patrick to discuss how their nominated books help young people explore new definitions of family and community.
Moderator: Ryan B. Patrick
Polly Horvath, Pine Island Home (Text Category)
Sara Cassidy, Nevers (Text Category)
Naseem Hrab, Weekend Dad (Illustrated Category)
Check out the full schedule of TIFA’s exclusive event series featuring the 2020 GGBooks Young People’s Literature Awards finalists here.
This event is organized in collaboration with the Canada Council for the Arts to celebrate the Governor General’s Literary Awards.