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White Pine Award

White Pine Award


Administered By:

Ontario Library Association



Award Status:




Contact Info:

Ontario Library Association
2 Toronto Street, 3rd Floor
Toronto, ON M5C 2B6

The White Pine is a provincial reading program for high school students sponsored by the Ontario Library Association. Students read 10 nominated Canadian young adult books and vote for their favourite book. The official sponsor of the White Pine Award reading program is Tinlids Inc.

Award Recipients

Yearsort iconDetailRecipient
2015Eve Silver, Rush. New York: Katherine Tegen Books, 2013.
2014FictionLisa Harrington, Live to Tell, Toronto: Dancing Cat Books, 2012.
2014Non-FictionLise Dion, The Secret of the Blue Trunk. Translated by Liedewij Hawke. Toronto: Dundurn, 2013.
2013Jeyn Roberts, Dark Inside. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2011.
2012FictionKelley Armstrong, The Gathering. Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 2011.
2012Non-FictionNeil Pasricha, The Book of Awesome: Snow Days, Bakery Air, Finding Money in Your Pocket, and Other Simple, Brilliant Things. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2010.
2011Richard Scarsbrook, The Monkeyface Chronicles. Saskatoon: Thistledown Press, 2010.
2010Pam Bustin, Mostly Happy. Saskatoon: Thistledown Press, 2008.
2009Cory Doctorow, Little Brother. New York: Tor Books, 2008.
2007 Eric Walters, Shattered. Toronto: Viking Canada, 2006.
2006 Charles de Lint, The Blue Girl. New York: Viking, 2004.
2005 Marnelle Tokio, More Than You Can Chew. Toronto: Tundra Books, 2003.
2004 Don Aker, The First Stone. Toronto: HarperTrophy Canada, 2003.
2003 Gillian Chan, A Foreign Field. Toronto: Kids Can Press, 2002.
2002Shelley Hrdlitschka, Dancing Naked. Victoria: Orca Book Publishers, 2001.