Toronto-based children’s book publisher, Kids Can Press, has been named Children’s Publisher of the Year in North America at the annual Bologna Children’s Book Fair.
The honour was awarded to Kids Can Press during a special presentation at the Bologna Book Fair on Monday, and given to associate publisher, Semareh Al-Hillal. Hillal was quoted as saying: “I’m so proud of the team at Kids Can Press, as well as our talented authors and illustrators. This is a recognition of our group effort and the amazing year Kids Can Press has had —and it’s made all the more special winning this award during Canada’s 150th year!”
For more information about the BOP award, click here.
About Kids Can Press: Kids Can Press is the largest Canadian-owned children’s publisher. Its catalog includes an award-winning list of over 700 picture books, nonfiction and fiction titles for children and young adults. For over 40 years, Kids Can Press has distinguished itself as a publisher of high-quality children’s books and continues this tradition with its digital publications, custom publishing partnerships and brand marketing initiatives. Browse Kids Can Press books at www.kidscanpress.com.
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