Award News: Firefly Wins Governor General’s Award for Middle Grade Fiction

With poetic prose, a memorable character and evocative settings, Philippa Dowding deftly handles challenging subjects in this emotionally honest story. Supported by a unique cast of characters, Firefly will shine for readers and resonate long after they close this quietly powerful book.—Peer assessment committee: Aviaq Johnston, Karen Rivers and Ken Setterington

Congratulations to Philippa Dowding and Cormorant Books on winning the Governor General’s Award for Middle Grade Fiction for Firefly.

There’s some stock at Raincoast, but they aren’t able to ship just now very far because of the floods. More stock is coming into UTP soon. Please check our notes in Bookmanager for reprint info.

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