Golden Oak Award

Presented annually by the Ontario Library Association (OLA) for a Canadian book suitable for adults learning to read, as voted by the readers themselves.

111 items

Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Adrift at Sea
A Vietnamese Boy's Story of Survival
Book - 2016 Pajama Press 959.704092 HO 2016
All the Dirt
A History of Getting Clean
Book - 2016 Annick Press 613.4 ASH 2016
Blood and Belonging Book - 2017 Raven Books, an imprint of Orca Book Publishers DELANY
Fight to Learn
The Struggle to Go to School
Book - 2016 Annick Press 306.43 SCA 2016
John McCrae
Beyond Flanders Fields
Book - 2016 Heritage House 971.061092 MCC 2016
No Trace Book - 2016 Grass Roots Press CHAPMAN
The Bootlegger's Goddaughter Book - 2017 Raven Books CAMPBEL
Town Is by the Sea Book - 2017 Groundwood BooksHouse of Anansi Press SCHWART
10 Ships That Rocked the World Book - 2015 Annick Press 623.82 RIC 2015
A Year of Borrowed Men Book - 2015 Pajama Press BARKER
Child Soldier
When Boys and Girls Are Used in War
Book - 2015 Kids Can Press 355.0083096751 HUM 2015
Epic Game Book - 2016 Raven Books, an imprint of Orca Book Publishers KOWALSK
Retribution
Exposed
Book - 2015 Orca Book Publishers GRAVES
Give Me Wings
How A Choir of Former Slaves Took on the World
Book - 2015 Annick Press 782.4216296073 LOW 2015
Missing Nimâmâ Book - 2015 Clockwise Press FLORENC
Next Round
A Young Athlete's Journey to Gold
Book - 2016 Pajama Press 796.83092 BIY 2016
Escape From Tibet
A True Story
Book - 2014 Annick Press 951.505 GRA 2014
Juba Good Book - 2014 Raven Books, an imprint of Orca Book Publishers DELANY
Residential Schools
With the Words and Images of Survivors
Book - 2014 Indigenous Education Press 371.82997071 LOY 2014
The End of the Line Book - 2014 Annick Press MCKAY
The Last Train
A Holocaust Story
Book - 2013 Owlkids 940.5318083 ARA 2013
The Magician of Auschwitz Book - 2014 Second Story Press 940.53180922 REI 2014
The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen Book - 2012 Tundra Books NIELSEN
When the Worst Happens
Extraordinary Stories of Survival
Book - 2014 Annick Press 613.69 KYI 2014
Every Day Is Malala Day Book - 2014 Second Story Press 371.822 MCC
Big League Dreams Book
Contingency Plan Book - 2012 Raven Books, an imprint of Orca Book Publishers ALLIN
Emily Included
A True Story
eBook - 2011 Second Story Press
Guilty Book - 2012 Orca Book Publishers MCCLINT
My Name Is Parvana Book - 2012 Groundwood BooksHouse of Anansi Press ELLIS
Something Noble Book
The Secret of the Village Fool Book - 2012 Second Story Press UPJOHN
The Stamp Collector Book - 2012 Fitzhenry & Whiteside LANTHIE
A Stranger at Home
A True Story
Book - 2011 Annick Press 371.829 POK 2011
I Am Canada
Behind Enemy Lines : World War II
Book - 2012 Scholastic Canada MATAS
Home Invasion Book - 2011 Grass Roots Press FIELDIN
In the Bag!
Margaret Knight Wraps It up
Book - 2011 Tundra Books 609.2 KUL
The Matatu Book - 2012 Orca WALTERS
No Ordinary Day Book - 2011 Groundwood BooksHouse of Anansi Press ELLIS
Remembering The Titanic Book
Sable Island: The Wandering Sandbar Book
Canadian Railroad Trilogy Book
Fatty Legs
A True Story
Book - 2010 Annick Press 371.829 POK 2010
Highway of Heroes Book - 2010 Fitzhenry & Whiteside 355.16 STI 2010
No Safe Place Book - 2010 Groundwood BooksHouse of Anansi Press ELLIS
Our Earth
How Kids Are Saving the Planet
Book - 2010 Second Story Press 333.72 WIL 2010
Out of Darkness
The Jeff Healey Story
Book - 2010 Dundurn Press 782.42166092 HEA 2010
The Second Wife Book - 2011 Orca Book Publishers CHAPMAN
Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged Book - 2010 Groundwood Books WARNER
Courage and Compassion: Ten Canadians Who Made A Difference Book
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