© 2013 by Peter Christie.

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 (2015)

Best Books for Kids & Teens, Canadian Children’s Book Centre (2014)

Recommended Reads List, Canadian Toy Testing Council (2014)

Best Books for Kids & Teens, Canadian Children’s Book Centre (2012)

Science in Society Children’s Book Award shortlist (2011)

Animal Behaviour Society Outstanding Children’s Book Award nomination (2011)

Red Cedar Book Award nomination (2010)

Best Books for Kids & Teens, Canadian Children’s Book Centre (2009)

Red Cedar Book Award nomination (2009)

Great Waters Institute Fellowship, Institutes for Journalism & Natural Resources (2008)

Animal Behaviour Society Outstanding Children’s Book Award nomination (2008)

Best Books for Kids & Teens, starred selection, Canadian Children’s Book Centre (2008)

Skipping Stones Honor Award, Best Nature and Ecology Book (2007)

Silver Birch Book Award nomination (2007)

Animal Behaviour Society Outstanding Children’s Book Award nomination (2007)

Information Book Award, Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada (2007)

“Our Choice” List, Canadian Children’s Book Centre (2007)

Science in Society Journalism Award, Canadian Science Writers’ Association (2005)