September 22 is Hobbit Day because it is the birthday of two famous hobbits—Bilbo Baggins and Frodo Baggins—from J. R. R. Tolkien’s famous fantasy books The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.Read More
With September comes the fall installment of our extremely popular Writers in the Classroom program. Our Outreach Coordinator, Leena Desai, writes about what you can expect this year.Read More
September is Library Card Sign-up Month. Our Outreach Coordinator, Leena Desai, jots down some of the many reasons you should support your local library.Read More
This week, our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai shares must-read books about our environment and youth activism written by authors participating in this year’s Vancouver Writers Fest, from October 19-25.Read More
The 2020 Vancouver Writers Fest (October 19-25) might not have colouring books on its list to celebrate this month’s Coloring Book Day, but we do have some amazing picture books by featured authors to entertain readers of all ages.Read More
Sunday, August 9 is Book Lover’s Day. Here are a few fascinating facts about books compiled by our Outreach Coordinator Leena Desai.
How many types of books are out there?Read More