Category Archives: juvenile fiction

New release: The Guardians of Zoone by Lee Edward Fodi

Congratulations to Lee Edward Fodi on the release of The Guardians of Zoone (HarperCollinsPublishers, 2020), sequel to The Secret of Zoone: “Worlds of adventure await in this action-packed sequel to The Secret of Zoone, where it’s up to Ozzie Sparks, … Continue reading

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Stacey Matson book launch – September 19th, 2019

Stacey Matson is keen to share her newest novel, Finding Cooper, with the world. It’s a mystery that includes the real-life, unsolved FBI case about famed skyjacker D.B. Cooper. It takes place in Vancouver (and Ladner), and it has a dog … Continue reading

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Shelley Hrdlitschka book launch – May 8th, 2019

Shelley Hrdlitschka is launching her new book, The Grizzlies of Grouse Mountain: The True Adventures of Coola and Grinder on Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 | 6:30 – 8 pm Kidsbooks, Edgemont Village | 3040 Edgemont Blvd, North Vancouver This is … Continue reading

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Oy Vey! Announcing the short list for the funniest children’s book award!

The Joan Betty Stuchner—Oy Vey!—Funniest Children’s Book Award committee has finally stopped laughing long enough to release this hilarious news: they have a shortlist! The received 60 very funny books, which kept the jury the most “buckled over with guffaws, … Continue reading

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Kidsbooks champions CWILL at CBC’s 2018 Food Bank Day

Phyllis Simon of Kidsbooks kindly donated three bags of books to CBC Vancouver’s 2018 Open House & Food Bank Day on Friday, December 7th! The bags, each worth $200, were grouped for: 1) Babies and preschoolers; 2) Elementary school kids, … Continue reading

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Book Launch: The Princess Dolls

Join author Ellen Schwartz as she celebrates the release of her latest book, The Princess Dolls. When: 1:30 pm, Saturday, December 1, 2018 Where: Nikkei National Museum, 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, BC Ellen and illustrator Mariko Ando will have a table … Continue reading

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