To celebrate National Volunteer Week (April 19-25), we’re recognizing the outstanding work that our volunteers do for the Festival around the year. In 2019, our volunteers contributed over 5,000 hours and made a positive impact on front of house, box office, book sales, author hospitality, raffle ticket sales and so much more.Read More
To celebrate Earth Day, our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai recommends picture books and a novel that illustrate the beauty and the importance of our natural world.Read More
We are continuing to celebrate National Poetry Month with online poetry event recommendations from our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai that will interest high school students.Read More
To commemorate National Poetry Month, our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai recommends five beautiful novels written in verse.
Ebb and Flow
by Heather Smith
Heather Smith’s Canadian Children’s Book Centre Award-winning novel Ebb and Flow centres around eleven-year-old Jett, who has been sent away to live with his grandmother by his mom.Read More
Discover Tara Henley’s latest work, Lean Out, ahead of her Instagram Live chat with Mandy Len Catron on Monday, April 6 at 5pm.Read More