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Shortlisted CWILL authors & illustrators: BC Book Prizes

Congratulations to CWILL’s BC Book Prizes 2017 finalists! Christie Harris Illustrated Children’s Literature Prize presented to the best illustrated book written for children: Margriet Ruurs, illustrated by Nizar Ali Badr, Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey (Orca Book Publishers) Sheila … Continue reading

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Can Write: Meet Norma Charles in Canadian Teacher

Margriet Ruurs interviewed Norma Charles in the Jan/Feb 2017 issue of Canadian Teacher. The feature, Can Write: Meeting Canadian Writers and Illustrators of Children’s Books, asks: What inspires the writers of the books your students read? How does an illustrator … Continue reading

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Booktalk on Stepping Stones by Margriet Ruurs: January 16th

The BC Literary Council and the Lower Mainland International Literacy Association have asked Margriet Ruurs to talk about her latest book, Stepping Stones, A Refugee Family’s Journey, in celebration of Family Literacy Day: Monday, January 16, 2017 Norma Rose Point … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey

  Join Margriet Ruurs on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2:30 – 4:30, at the Central Branch of the Victoria Library, Community Room, 735 Broughton Street to celebrate with her as she launches her latest picture book: STEPPING STONES A Refugee Family’s Journey. The … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones, A Refugee Family’s Journey

Margriet Ruurs is launching her newest book Stepping Stones, A Refugee Family’s Journey, on Saturday October 8 at 1 PM at the Salt Spring Public Library. Published by Orca Book Publishers, this picture book was illustrated in rocks by Nizar … Continue reading

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Margriet Ruurs has two new books out this fall!

              Families Around The World (Kids Can Press) is a celebration of an ordinary day in the life of families in different cultures and countries. Based on real children, this nonfiction picturebook shares common … Continue reading

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