We Love Canadian - and it shows!

Canadian Books Packages & Standing Orders

We prioritize Canadian titles and authors to give you the latest highly reviewed and recommended titles of the season.

Our in-stock titles are authored by your favourite and  – soon-to-be favourite Canadian writers and illustrators.

Three times per year, Canlit stocks and releases our top-favourite books in the following categories:

  • Early Years (Pres-Gr 2)
  • Picture Books (Grades K-4)
  • Chapter Books and Early Readers (Grades 1-3)
  • Middle Grade Novels and Graphic Novels (Grades 5-8)
  • Secondary Novels and Graphic Novels (Grades 7-12)
  • French Youth

Customers can log in to select and choose their own custom package, or they can subscribe to our standing orders list and receive packages according to a set budget and select criteria. Standing order packages are released In the Fall, Winter and Spring. (September, January, April) and include up to 5 free returns for credit per package.

Young Readers’ Choice Awards Lists

We stock the following Western Canada young readers’ lists, available at member pricing:

  • Red Cedar Book Awards (BC)
  • Rocky Mountain Book Awards (Alberta)
  • Willow Awards (Saskatchewan)
  • Manitoba Young Readers Awards (Manitoba)
  • Canada Reads Selections