The reading momentum that has built around The Willow Awards since it’s inception in 2001 is incredible! This past year, we had the highest number of voters ever – 15,524 children and youth voted from 176 schools and libraries across Saskatchewan, an increase of 4484 voters. We want to continue to help build this readingRead More →
We were fortunate to have two very special visitors to our Willow Awards booth at Word on the Street in Saskatoon, September 24, 2017–Beth Goobie, author of current Snow Willow finalist, “The Pain Eater”, and Linda Bailey, author of “If Kids Ruled the World” (2015 Shining Willow winner)!
Students and Teachers Love Reading The Willows! Here’s what some have to say… “My two favourite books in the whole wide world are Willow books! Rain Shadow and The Last Train are the first books I finished all the way.” Mahika, Grade 7 student “I love the Willow Awards because it introduces me to newRead More →
Dinsmore Composite School in the Sun West School Division has raised money to support The Willows by holding a “dress down day”. A huge thank you to all of those involved in organizing the day and those who participated! Your help is greatly appreciated and provides much needed support! It is our hope that otherRead More →
Welcome to our new website dedicated to providing information about the Saskatchewan Young Readers’ Choice Awards, otherwise known as the Willow Awards! It has been almost a year in development and we are excited about the new look and feel. We hope that this will be a place for everyone who needs information about theRead More →