The MYRCA committee is deeply grateful to the publishers who make it possible for us to select the nominees every year.Thank you.

Publisher Liaisons:

Sundogs (grades 4-6)

Kathie MacIsaac – sundogs.myrca@gmail.com

Northern Lights (grades 7-9)

Stephanie Ehmann: northernlights.myrca@gmail.com

MYRCA Submission Guidelines

To submit books for consideration, to be added to our publishers contact list or for our full Submissions Guideline, please email myrcaward@gmail.com
MYRCA Submission Guideline
1.  Books must be fiction written for young readers aged 9 to 15 (Grades
4-9)
2. Books must be written by a Canadian born or a permanent resident of
Canada.
3. Books must be copyrighted two years prior to the date of the award.
In other words, books for the 2022 MYRCA shortlist must have a
publication date of 2020.
4. Reprints, re-issues and revised editions are not eligible.
5. Translations may be submitted in the year that the English edition is
published.
6. High interest – Low vocabulary titles will not be considered.
Publishers are requested to send 3 reading copies of all books that fit these submission guidelines.
Deadline: December 15th, 2020. 
We understand that 2020 has been out of the ordinary, we are willing to make exceptions in regards to submissions. Please contact myrcaward@gmail.com if you have any questions or concerns. “