Trans-activist and educator j wallace skelton laments the dearth of middle-grade literature about gender diversity and recommends the best books that are currently available
For her new middle-grade novel, author Jenny Manzer put herself “in the cleats” of 10-year-old Casper ‘Caz’ Caldman – a star house-league pitcher who once lived as a girl but now lives a boy.
Hollywood star Whoopi Goldberg takes on the role of “Narrator” in Nelvana’s upcoming short-film version of Ashley Spire’s bestselling picture book.
Over 270,000 readers will participate through schools, libraries, literacy centres, and at home – and vote for their favourites in April.
Customers who buy a book from Amazon.ca between now and Oct. 23 will be taking part in a new initiative that will put $100,000 worth of new books into the hands of children this holiday season.
When Ann Connor Brimer and Brian and Liz Crocker opened Woozles in 1978, there were no bookstores for children in Halifax.
Something magical happens when L.M. Montgomery–obsessed readers get together.
Since 2016’s Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, the market has been enriched with a deluge of female-empowerment books aimed at young readers.
Publisher Margie Wolfe discusses the new book All About Anne illustrated by Huck Scarry, Holocaust literature for children, and her personal connection to Anne’s story
The Festival of Literary Diversity is hosting a full day of authors and performers on Sept. 29 at Brampton’s Shopper’s World Mall.