2015 Recipients

Claire Sie, 2015 English winner of Kayak Kids' Illustrated History AwardEnglish winner:
Claire Sie, Delta, British Columbia

A New Beginning
Claire tells a fictionalized tale of what it might have been like to be a 17th-century fille du roi, one of the many French girls sent to New France to marry a settler.


Lou Savard, 2015 French winner of the Kayak Kids' Illustrated History AwardFrench winner:
Lou Savard, St-Jerome, QC

L'expédition perdue
Lou recreates a journal of a crew member who was part of Sir John Franklin’s lost expedition in the Arctic.

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Kayak Kids' Illustrated History Winners for 2014
Project partially funded by the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage.
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