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"Delightful and fun to read"

"Delightful and fun to read"

2019 Apr 13th

Thanks to Harriet Zaidman for her lovely review of Peg Bearskin in CM: Canadian Review of Materials.  She gives the book 4/5 stars and says it is highly recommended for school libraries.  Of … read more
Back to Bologna

Back to Bologna

2019 Apr 12th

What a pleasure it was travelling to Italy to participate in the Bologna International Children's Book Fair again this spring. Graphic designer Veselina Tomova and publisher Marnie Parsons had a busy … read more
Running the Goat marks International Women's Day

Running the Goat marks International Women's Day

Posted by Michelle Porter on 2019 Mar 1st

We’re marking International Women’s Day 2019 with the the launch of two books featuring young women who found different ways to be the heroes of their own lives:-the indomitable Edie Murphy in TO SEE … read more
It began an an inventory of toys!

It began an an inventory of toys!

Posted by Michelle Porter on 2018 Nov 26th

Writer Bernice Morgan had been thinking about the toys that were important to her when she was a girl, toys that defined her childhood in St. John’s.“I started trying to recall every toy I could remem … read more
Not Just A Ghost Story

Not Just A Ghost Story

Posted by Michelle Porter on 2018 Oct 12th

The Ferryland Visitor isn’t just a ghost story, says author Charis Cotter. It’s also a story about a family facing a tough, cold winter, a family hoping that when spring comes they’ll be a bit better … read more