As Seen on CTV: 10 Canadian Kids’ Books for Pride Month

Happy Pride! Here are some Canadian books featuring characters and stories from across the LGBTQIA2S+ spectrum to add to your collections. Watch the segment here! Ages 3-7 For the youngest reader, Pride Puppy (Orca Book) is an alphabet book that takes readers through the day of a Pride parade. The vibrancy of the illustrations captures … Continue reading As Seen on CTV: 10 Canadian Kids’ Books for Pride Month

Angels and Demons in Prague: Daughter of Smoke and Bone Review

When this book originally hit the market, the internet was flooded with raves and fangirls who just couldn't get enough. I admit I steered clear because of the angels and monsters, neither of which I generally enjoy reading about. But after Lisa Doucet from Woozles in Halifax told me that it was one of her … Continue reading Angels and Demons in Prague: Daughter of Smoke and Bone Review

Toto, I Don’t Think We’re in Zorgamazoo Anymore: Dust City

With his debut novel Zorgamazoo, Robert Paul Weston  accomplished something rarely done in children's fiction: he broke all the rules and in doing so managed to create something truly unique, fresh, and enjoyable. Sometimes when an author tries to do something unique or avant-garde in children's fiction the result can feel a little like an academic experiment and less like … Continue reading Toto, I Don’t Think We’re in Zorgamazoo Anymore: Dust City