To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Freedom to Read Week (www.freedomtoread.ca), acclaimed Canadian authors, editors, and publishers are gathering in Toronto to read outrageously entertaining, informative, and thought-provoking books for...Read more >
For the past year Halifax author Joanne Taylor has been meeting the challenge of a diagnosis of ALS. Over Christmas, a massive renovation to her home meant that she could...Read more >
Wednesday, January 14, 2009, Toronto – The story of a modern-day Jewish girl who is “twinned” with a child of the Holocaust through a mysterious diary has won the 2008...Read more >
ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation has an exciting new reading event that kids will love – the Family Literacy Day (FLD) World Record Attempt. On Friday, January 23 and/or Saturday January...Read more >
Congratulations to Nova Scotian author Joyce Barkhouse who was recently named to the Order of Canada. Author of the acclaimed Pit Pony and other works, Joyce Barkhouse was...Read more >
One of my favorite books of 2008 is CTON’s Super A-maze-ing Year of Crazy Comics, Puzzles, Mazes, Blobs, & More! written and illustrated by Clayton Hanmer.
It’s a colourful...Read more >
The many facets of Saskatchewan culture were reflected in this year’s celebration of its best writers and publishers at the 16th Annual Saskatchewan Book Awards Gala held on Saturday, November...Read more >
Attention: Children’s Book Publishers
The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is now accepting submissions for its four book awards. The submission deadline for all awards is December 15, 2008.
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