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July 2020

Youth Book Corner: Paperback Book Day

To celebrate Paperback Book Day (July 30), our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai pays homage to the book format that revolutionized publishing by answering some common questions students might have regarding paperbacks.

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Youth Book Corner: Let’s Go Camping

Last week we highlighted some reading- and writing-related summer camps. This week, our Outreach Coordinator, Leena Desai, recommends some books about camping that will make even the most reluctant camper want to strap on a backpack and venture outdoors.

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Youth Book Corner: Summer Camps

July is the month for summer camps and our Outreach Coordinator, Leena Desai, has recommendations for four reading- and writing-related camps that students will enjoy.  

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Youth Book Corner: Summer Reads

With school officially over, our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai recommends books that students can read for fun this summer. 

Natsumi’s Song of Summer
Written by Robert Paul Weston, illustrated by Misa Saburi

Natsumi’s Song of Summer is a picture book that celebrates the sights and sounds of summer in Japan.

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Youth Book Corner: Canada Day

In the spirit of this past week’s Canada Day celebrations, here are a few books recommended by our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai that celebrate the vastness, history and diversity of this beautiful country.

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