Category Archives: picture books

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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Holman Wang’s BT shout-out & book launch – April 2nd, 2019

Congratulations to Holman Wang, who got a shout-out on Citytv’s Breakfast Television under the headline Vancouver artist’s textile twist: https://preview.msn.com/en-ca/news/crimeincanada/vancouver-artists-textile-twist/vi-BBV7pUJ Join Holman as he launches his new picture books, Great Job, Mom! and Great Job, Dad!, at Kidsbooks on: Tuesday, … Continue reading

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Danielle Marcotte to launch her new French language book

Author Danielle Marcotte is launching her new book, Capri, la Petite Antilope des Prairies, with two separate events. Quand?: Vendredi 22 Mars 2019, 14h30 Où?: Centre culturel Royer de Ponteix, Saskatchewan Les Auvergnois Tout le monde et invité! When: Friday, … 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 Launches

You’re invited! If you’re in the Okanagan on October 20 or 24, I hope you’ll come by!

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A West Coast Summer Book Launch

Author Caroline Woodward and Carol Evans announce a book tour to launch A West Coast Summer. Tuesday, October 2nd, 4 pm Tofino Community Theatre 380 Campbell Street, Tofino Slide show presentation and Q&A with author and artist All children and … Continue reading

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