Released in September, The Great Canadian Road Trip is a set of 13 books, each focused on a different Canadian province or territory and designed for Grades 4 to 6.
In their first book, Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes, a young girl literally steps into the footwear of famous women, from Jane Goodall to Lady Gaga.
For years, children’s book writer Troy Wilson has been carrying around a school project he made in Grade 1.
Author Joanne Schwartz and illustrator Sydney Smith found themselves on stage once again last night, as their much-lauded picture book Town is by the Sea (Groundwood Books) took home the grand prize.
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.