At the 17th SaskEnergy Willow Awards Gala held at St. Angela School in Saskatoon, May 23rd, the winners of the 2018 Willow Awards were announced. They are:
Underneath the Sidewalk by Claire Eamer: Shining Willow Award for books written for young readers;
Laura Monster Crusher by Wesley King: Diamond Willow Award for books written for readers in Grades 4 to 6; and
Yellow Dog by Miriam Korner: Snow Willow Award for books written for readers in Grades 7 and up.
Congratulations to the winning authors!
Thank you to the over 12,500 children and youth who read and voted this year and the teacher’s, teacher-librarians and parents who encouraged them. A special thank you to the staff and students of St. Angela School for hosting the Gala and to SaskEnergy and our other sponsors whose continued support makes these awards possible.