Awards

Books for Adult Readers:

A Rose Grows: Fighting Cancer, Finding Me
Finalist. 2009 Saskatchewan Book Award

Black Fury
Winner. 2013 Great Northwest Book Festival

Cherry Blossoms
Winner. 2013 CBC Bookie Award: “Hot and Bothered Award for Steamiest Read”

Don’t Lick the Flagpole!
Winner. Silver, 2015 Illumination Book Awards.

Forgotten Gardens, Abandoned Landscapes & Remarkable Restorations
Finalist. 2008 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Full Throttle
Finalist. 2014 Saskatchewan Book Awards

I Like You, I Like Me Too
Finalist. 2008 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Jakob, Out of the Village
Winner. 2009 Writer’s Digest Award
Finalist. 2008 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Like the Mimosa
Finalist. 2008 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Songcatcher
Winner. 2010 IPPY Award

Thin Pink Lines
Finalist. 2013 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Wagons East
Finalist. 2013 High Plains Book Awards

Wild Justice
Finalist. 2008 Saskatchewan Book Awards

With Love to You All, Bogga S.
Winner. Manitoba Day Award
Finalist. 2011 Manitoba Book Awards

Within the Stillness
Finalist. 2012 Saskatchewan Book Awards

You’re Going Where?!
Finalist. 2008 Saskatchewan Book Awards


Books for Young Readers:
 
Along Comes a Wolfe
Winner. 2017 Saskatchewan Book Awards 
 
Am I the Only One? Struggling Being a Teen
Winner. Gold Medal. 2015 Moonbeam Children’s Book Award.

Baba’s Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Christmas
Winner. 2011 Anne Pidruchney Award for New Writers

Baba’s Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Easter
Finalist. 2013 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Baba’s Babushka: A Magical Ukrainian Wedding
Winner. 2014 High Plains Book Awards

Back to Batoche
Winner. 2015 High Plains Book Award.

Bee Yourself
Winner. Rainforest of Reading Awards, 2013
Runner-up. 2013 Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival

Beliefs & Religions Around the World
Winner. Silver Medal. 2012 Moonbeam Award

The Canadian Shield Alphabet
Winner. 2008 Science in Journalism Award

Do Trees Sneeze?
Finalist. 2015 High Plains Book Award.

Ghosts of Government House
Finalist. 2012 Willow Awards

Giant’s Mixed-Up Menu
Honourable Mention. 2011 Purple Dragonfly Awards

He Who Flies By Night: The Story of Grey Owl
Winner. 2009 Writer’s Digest Award
Winner. Bronze Medal. 2008 Moonbeam Children’s Book Award

Honouring the Buffalo
Winner. Silver Medal. 2015 Moonbeam Children’s Book Award.
Winner. 2016 Next Generation Indie Book Awards.
Finalist. 2016 Saskatchewan Book Awards. Aboriginal Publishers Award.
Finalist. 2016 Saskatchewan Book Awards. Aboriginal Writers Award.
Finalist. 2016 Saskatchewan Book Awards. Children’s Literature Award.
Winner. Silver Medal. 2016 IPPY Award. Canada-West: Best Regional Non-Fiction.

The Lake in the Middle of Town
Finalist. 2005 Saskatchewan Book Awards

Leaving Mr. Humphries
Finalist. 2014 Saskatchewan Book Awards
Finalist. 2014 High Plains Book Awards
Finalist. 2015 Shining Willow Award.

Return of the Fearsome Critters
Honourable Mention. 2013 Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival

Terror on Turtle Creek
Finalist. 2014 Saskatchewan Book Awards

The Two Trees
Finalist. 2016 The Word Awards.

Where Does Your Dog Sleep?
Winner. Bronze Medal. 2009 Moonbeam Children's Book Award
Honourable Mention. 2013 Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival

Where Does Your Cat Nap?
Honourable Mention. 2013 Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival

Who’s That Man?
Winner. Silver Medal. 2010 Moonbeam Children's Book Award

www.walkwithapolarbear.com
Winner. 2013 Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival