Introducing a New Canadian Picture Book Dream Team: Virginia Wolf Review

I have a rather impressive collection of picture books; some people buy art for their walls, I buy art for my shelves. Picture books serve a variety of purposes and can be many different things, but when text, image and package come together perfectly there is nothing more magical than a picture book. I don't often … Continue reading Introducing a New Canadian Picture Book Dream Team: Virginia Wolf Review

Flower Power

Here in Toronto, spring appears to have sprung, complete with bright sunny days followed by long stretches of heavy rains. Ah, spring. How I've missed you! Every year around this time I re-read The Secret Garden. Alas, I seem to have misplaced my copy. Until it is found, here is a collection of my favourite springtime picture books. You'll … Continue reading Flower Power