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The fiction selection for the first half of 2020 is shaping up beautifully! Here's what we're excited about.

Book Cover Sleep Dragons All Around

For Family Literacy Day, we're celebrating delicious cakes (with recipes!) from classic Canadian picture books.

Embracing Winter with Inuit Games & Activities

Settling into the winter months here in Southern Ontario means we try to enjoy some outdoor activities in the snow, as well as finding ways to reclaim the warmth when we come back inside. With my fami …

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Art, bees, cooking, design, education, fairy tales, graphic memoirs, and so it goes. There's something for everyone in our nonfiction preview. 

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A handful of recent releases you'd be lucky not to miss.

The Chat with Andrea Miller

This week, we’re in conversation with Andrea Miller, author of the collection Awakening My Heart: Essays, Articles, and Interviews on the Buddhist Life (Pottersfield Press). It’s a fantastic and a …

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