“Particularly coming out of the pandemic, non-fiction at school and at home and edutainment is going to see a lift,” KCP president Lisa Lyons Johnston says.
From the Stars in the Sky to the Fish in the Sea is featured as part of Andrews new audio storytelling podcast Julie’s Library.
The kidlit veteran was recognized for “devoting her career to bringing new voices to picture books.”
The CCBC will distribute 550,000 copies of the 1983 classic about a boy who is not going to go to bed quietly.
The status of IRL summer camp is uncertain, so these Canadian kidlit books may end up being the best way to get a sleep-away fix while sheltering at home.
Graphic novels for children have become a powerful force in the literary landscape, reaping never-before-seen honours and outstanding sales figures.
“I Value Canadian Stories” dedicated to children’s and YA writing, featuring authors such as Eric Walters, David Robertson, and Sylvia McNicoll.
Bloom Digital Media crafts interactive stories with plots you twist yourself, making decisions for the protagonist via your mobile device.
A group of Canadian creators who all have new picture books publishing in 2020 are banding together to get the word out.