Kids and teen books by Kenneth Oppel, Mariko Tamaki, Danny Ramadan, Zalika Reid-Benta and more will be read and voted on by students in Ontario.
The bookstore is supporting Pottle’s request to have his book re-illustrated after the original featured a racist stereotype
While Beep Beep Bubbie incorporates feminism, disability rights, and environmentalism, it’s all about fun.
Dylan Glynn talks about two of his favourite illustrations from Be Amazing: A History of Pride.
“I knew that this story is a bit unusual with no kids and nothing happening, but I felt deeply that it’s a story with a few layers,” says Nahid Kazemi.
This year’s festival marks the first with new festival director Roland Gulliver at the helm.
In total, eight awards and $175,000 will be given out for the best in Canadian children’s literature.
The library is the hub of a school, vital to students’ academic and emotional growth, and a critical support to educators – especially during COVID-19.
“I think both companies can be strengthened by this, but both companies will be exactly what they are today,” says Annick owner and publisher Rick Wilks.