A Slug Story Award Win

A Slug Story won best children’s book at the 17th Doug Wright Comic Book Awards. This is a national award but it doesn’t hurt us here in the West that the publisher is Renegade books in Alberta and the author lives in Banff.

A Slug Story by Mandi & Hana Kujawa, Claude St. Aubin
ISBN 9781988903767
Price: $14.99 CAD

Book ships via Raincoast PGC.

This is great story about a sensitive boy who is obsessed with slugs. I have included this book on my list of kids books that promote community, tolerance and kindness (Bookmanager List #368217) which you can find here if you haven’t seen it already.

Official awards details

CBC Books coverage of Doug Wright Awards

Quill & Quire coverage

Mountain FM ran a new interview with co-author Mandi Kujawa following the win.

I have to say, my oldest son Ben read this book. He has Type 1 Diabetes, and I think the story really resonated with him as well, so thank you so much for writing it and sharing this very important story with everybody. — Rob Murray Mountain FM

Read Alberta ran a great interview with A Slug Story co-authors Mandi & Hana Kujawa.

Please be sure to have this one in your kids comic section! Orders can go to Raincoast.

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