AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Peter's science writing has been recognized by awards and nominations in Canada and the United States, including a national Science in Society Journalism Award and a U.S.-based Skipping Stones Honor Award for Best Nature and Ecology Book.

Schad Foundation Grant for Conservation Journalism 

Science in Society Journalism Award, Canadian Science Writers’ Association

Skipping Stones Honor Award, Best Nature and Ecology Book 

 

Science in Society Children’s Book Award shortlist

 

Best Books for Kids & Teens, Canadian Children’s Book Centre

Recommended Reads List, Canadian Toy Testing Council

Animal Behaviour Society Outstanding Children’s Book Award nomination 

Red Cedar Book Award nomination 

Red Cedar Book Award nomination

Great Waters Institute Fellowship, Institutes for Journalism & Natural Resources 

Animal Behaviour Society Outstanding Children’s Book Award nomination 

Best Books for Kids & Teens, starred selection, Canadian Children’s Book Centre 

Silver Birch Book Award nomination 

Information Book Award, Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada 

“Our Choice” List, Canadian Children’s Book Centre