Tansley Woods branch renovation – Feb 16 More Information >>


Evergreen Award

Evergreen Award

What is the Evergreen Award?

The Evergreen Award is part of the Ontario Library Association’s popular Forest of Reading™ award program. It gives adult readers of any age the opportunity to vote for their favourite title from a list of nominated works of Canadian fiction and non-fiction.

Join in

Adults of any age are invited to read these 10 books starting in April and then vote here for your favourite anytime during the month of September. Voting is now closed. Thanks for participating. The winner will be announced in October during Ontario Public Library Week.

2017 Nominees


The Break by Katherena Vermette
Carry Me by Peter Behrens
Five Roses by Alice Zorn
The Hidden Keys by André Alexis
How Can I Help?: A Week in My Life as a Psychiatrist by David Goldbloom and Pier Bryden
Middle-Aged Boys & Girls by Diane Bracuk
The Name Therapist: How Growing up with My Odd Name Taught Me Everything You Need to Know about Yours by Duana Taha
Serial Monogamy by Kate Taylor
The Spawning Grounds by Gail Anderson-Dargatz
Tomboy Survival Guide by Ivan Coyote