Category Archives: information books

2018 Celebration of Award Winning Children’s Authors and Illustrators

The Vancouver Children’s Literature Roundtable and CWILL BC invite you to their 2018 Celebration of Award Winning BC Children’s Authors and Illustrators: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 | 7 – 9 pm University Golf Club | Point Grey Room 5185 University … Continue reading

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Dip into Ink Well Vancouver

Three Vancouver children’s writers have launched a new kid lit community called Ink Well Vancouver and they’re planning a series of workshops, master classes, and events. Their first offering is a six-week children’s writing workshop, ideal for anyone hoping to … Continue reading

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Writing and Illustrating Kids’ Books: The Inside Story

Interested in writing and/or illustrating books for young readers? Join six professional children’s authors and illustrators to find out how they broke into this exciting field and built their careers. Ask questions and get practical information on: how to improve … Continue reading

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New English translations: Science for Counting series

        Do you like science? Do you like numbers? Do you like books? You will find all that together in two new books that Silvana Goldemberg translated from Spanish to English, especially for you. Your Body from … Continue reading

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CWILL Information Book Authors Shortlisted for 2016-2017 Red Cedar

DNA Detective, by Tanya Lloyd Kyi, illustrations by Lil Crump Trash Talk: Moving toward a zero-waste world, by Michelle Mulder What’s the Buzz? Keeping bees in flight, by Merrie-Ellen Wilcox

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DNA Detective

Tanya Lloyd Kyi’s DNA Detective has been nominated for the Red Cedar, B.C.’s young readers’ choice award. The book explains the basics of genetics in simple, clear language, and reveals the fascinating and frequently entertaining stories of the researchers who discovered … Continue reading

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