Forest of Reading Festival to Launch a Virtual Edition of the annual event

The annual Forest of Reading Festival will move to a one-day digital event, hosted and streamed by CBC Books. The Ontario Library Association (OLA) and the Forest of Reading are excited to announce the Forest of Reading Festival, Canada’s largest literary festival for young readers, will be presented as a one-day, free digital award ceremony […]

New reviews for Maison Rouge: Memories of a Childhood in War

Maison Rouge: Memories of a Childhood in War has received very positive reviews from Quill and Quire as well as Kirkus. Kirkus praises the book for its thoughtful approach to loss and triumph: “Neither boastfulness nor bitterness shadow Juma’s narrative as she describes her family’s comfortable prewar status and subsequent losses. In a dignified tone […]