Pīsim Finds Her Miskanow Shortlisted for Two Manitoba Book Awards

Piisim Finds Her Miskanow Cover

The picture book Pīsim Finds Her Miskanow has been shortlisted for two 2013 Manitoba Books Awards: Manuela Dias Book Design of the Year and McNally Robinson Book for Young People Award – Older Category.

Pīsim is the result of a five-year collaboration between storyteller and educator William Dumas and a team of researchers and educators managed by the Centre for Research in Young People’s Texts and Cultures. For more information, see our Otinawasowin Project page.

The 2013 Manitoba Book Awards take place Sunday, April 27, 2014 at the West End Cultural Centre. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the ceremonies begin at 7:00 pm. Admission is free.