Category Archives: activities for kids

Nancy Hundal / Danielle S. Marcotte book launch

In March, Danielle S. Marcotte will team up with Nancy Hundal to launch the French versions of their new books. The event will be in French, at the Le Centre Culturel Francophone de Vancouver, free and open to everyone. Cake … Continue reading

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Wishes Come True at St. Francis Xavier

Over the past four years, Glen Huser has served as writer-in-residence for grade four classes in a series of pre-Christmas workshops at St. Francis Xavier Elementary in Vancouver. The students develop a story plan which involves deciding on a central … Continue reading

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The Doorway to Adventure – November 2016

Lee Edward Fodi is working as a writer-in-residence at West Sechelt Elementary on the Sunshine Coast, working with two groups of students ranging from Grades 4-7. During four separate sessions, he is helping the students sculpt a fantasy story based … Continue reading

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Book Launch: Forest of Secrets & Carnival of Secrets

Linda DeMeulemeester will have her first official book launch at Book Warehouse – Main Street on November 1st 2016 celebrating: Forest of Secrets, Book Five in the Grim Hill series “When Cat and her friends are taken hostage and find … Continue reading

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Magical Animal Adoption Agency: The Missing Magic

This Saturday, October 22, Kallie George is celebrating the third and final Magical Animal Adoption Agency book The Missing Magic at the beautiful store, Collage Collage. When: 12-2, October 22, 2016 Where: Collage Collage, 3697 Main Street, Vancouver, BC There … Continue reading

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2017 Forest of Reading

Wow! Congratulations to all the fabulous nominees for the 2017 Ontario Forest of Reading awards! I’m honored and thrilled to be twice nominated this year: Stanley at Sea for the Blue Spruce Award and Seven Dead Pirates for the Silver … Continue reading

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