Peggy’s Impossible Tale, written by Slavia Miki and Roy Miki and illustrated by Mariko Ando, has been reviewed in the Calgary Herald. “With short chapters and adorable pictures, this story told by Peggy the guinea pig would be great for beginner and reluctant readers. Peggy is no ordinary pet. She can listen and be a […]
Join Border Crossings’ ORIGINS Festival for Story Time with First Nations Canadian author Nicola I. Campbell. On Wednesday, 9 June at 6.15 PDT, Nicola will be reading from her children’s book A Day with Yaya, for primary years 1-4 (younger or older pupils also welcome to join). The reading will be followed by a Q&A with […]
Beep Beep Bubbie has been reviewed by the Jewish Book Council: “Overcoming fear of Bubbie’s scooter eases the way to overcoming other associated anxieties. Now the children are open to new relationships; no need to be inhibited, for example, with a child in a wheelchair — here is the possibility of a new friend. Literature is another useful tool for […]
Beep Beep Bubbie by Bonnie Sherr Klein (text) and Élisabeth Eudes-Pascal has been reviewed in the Ormsby Review. “…Most importantly, Eudes-Pascal’s illustrations work with Klein’s words to normalize disability in a similar matter-of-fact manner. For example, the illustrations show that the family’s new friend Catherine has a wheelchair—and that she is just one of the children […]
Bonnie Sherr Klein spoke with Shelagh Rogers on CBC Radio’s The Next Chapter about writing her book, Beep Beep Bubbie. Listen to the full interview here.
Tradewind author Nicola Campbell will speak at the 2021 Children’s Bilingual Book Festival this year. The event takes place on Zoom between April 15th and 18th. More details to follow soon.
Bonnie Sherr Klein and Élisabeth Eudes-Pascal’s Beep Beep Bubbie has been short-listed for the Christie Harris Illustrated Children’s Literature Prize. The BC & Yukon Book Prizes Gala and awards announcement will take place Saturday, September 18th, 2021. See the full list here.
Beep Beep Bubbie will be featured at the Vancouver Jewish Book Festival on Monday, February 22 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Bonnie Sherr Klein and Élisabeth Eudes-Pascal will be in virtual discussion with Jacques Dufresne. Read more here.
Tradewind title Kiddo, written and illustrated by Cynthia Nugent, has made the 2021 Short List for the Joan Betty Stuchner Award. See the full list here. Winners will be announced on May 15, 2021 at 11am PST. If you would like to join the Zoom meeting for the announcement, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your […]
Tradewind titles Beep Beep Bubbie and The Mysterious Stones have received great reviews on Rabble.ca. “Two beautiful new children’s books from Tradewind Books, with stories of loss, adaptation, and resilience, are perfect for these uncertain COVID times.” Read the full review here.