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Four Children’s Books for National Bullying Prevention Month

October is National Bullying Prevention Month, a world-wide effort to unite communities and raise awareness about bullying prevention, and this year marks the 10th anniversary of this campaign! Here are four books that champion the message of kindness, inclusion, and … Continue reading

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Our Children’s Publishers Are Heading to the Movies

Publishers Weekly has highlighted Annick Press, Groundwood Books, and Owlkids Books in an article about Canadian children’s publishers extending their reach into television and movie adaptations in both Canada and the US! “Annick Press is celebrating its 40th anniversary this … Continue reading

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Annick, Groundwood, and Owlkids in SLJ!

Annick Press, Groundwood, and Owlkids Books have been featured in a School Library Journal article highlighting diversity in Canadian children’s book publishing! This article focuses on diversity and “the inclusivity of—and the collaboration between—the publishing industry and public libraries in … Continue reading

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Kirkus & PW Stars for Turn On the Night!

Turn on the Night (By Geraldo Valério; 9781554988419; Groundwood; Trade Cloth, Picture Book; $18.95) has received starred reviews from Kirkus and Publishers Weekly! Turn on the Night comes out next month on September 13th. “A little girl falls asleep—clutching her … Continue reading

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Groundwood Wins Bologna Prize for Best Children’s Publisher of the Year

Groundwood Books has won the esteemed BOP Bologna Prize for the Best Children’s Publisher of the Year for North America! The six winners of this prize received the awards in the Sala dello Stabat Mater at the Archiginnasio Library at … Continue reading

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The New York Times Reviews Tokyo Digs a Garden

  Tokyo Digs a Garden by Jon-Erik Lappano and illustrated by Kellen Hatanaka was reviewed in the March 11th issue of The New York Times! Reviewer Paul O. Zelinksky calls the story “a thing of beauty,” and describes Hatanaka’s pictures … Continue reading

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It’s All Stars for The White Cat and the Monk

The White Cat and the Monk, Jo Ellen Bogart’s adaptation of the anonymous ninth century Irish poem “Pangur Bán”, has received starred reviews from Kirkus, School Library Journal, Quill and Quire, Booklist, and Publishers Weekly! This delicately beautiful story is … Continue reading

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4 Children’s Books to Read for Black History Month

Observe Black History Month this year by checking out these books that celebrate black culture and history. GIVE ME WINGS: HOW A CHOIR OF FORMER SLAVES TOOK ON THE WORLD Cybils Blogger Literary Award Young Adult Non-Fiction finalist “With faith … Continue reading

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Jane, the Fox & Me from Groundwood reviewed by NY Times Book Review 8/25/13!

PGW and Groundwood Books are delighted with the recent New York Times Book Review for Jane, the Fox & Me! “The first illustrations in the Canadian author Fanny Britt’s graphic novel, “Jane, the Fox and Me,” are of a school’s large … Continue reading

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