Dragon Prize Nominees

Thanks to Jennifer Haines and her her team for the nominees list for the Dragon Prize. We have three categories to announce on Monday (or earlier): Webcomics, Cover Artist, Kremer Retailer


This award recognizes the works which capture the attention and fascination of young readers, and help to create a passion for life-long reading. Works considered for this award are comic books and graphic novels by Canadian creators that are targeted at readers 14 and under. Nominees for this award are selected by a team of educators led by Jennifer Haines, MA, B.Ed., who is the proprietor of The Dragon comic book shop locations in Guelph and Milton, Ontario.

One Year at Ellsmere Faith Erin Hicks (First Second)

Planet Hockey: First Star of the Game J. Torres and Tim Levins (Scholastic)  

Science Comics: Crows – Genius Birds Kyla Vanderklugt (First Second)

Shirley and Jamila Save Their Summer Gillian Goerz (Penguin Random House)

Weirn Books vol.1 Svetlana Chmakova (Yen Press)

Pauline, une petite place pour poi Anouk Mahiout et Marjolaine Perreten (Comme des Geants)

Mimose & Sam Tome 3: Mission Hibernation Cathon (Comme des Geants)