Great books

Gordon Korman
Contests Great books

Enter our exciting Gordon Korman contest!

 You know I’m a huge Gordon Korman fan. That’s because, ever since he wrote his first, award-winning book at the age of 12 (that is not a typo), he’s penned some of Canada’s best loved children’s books. Now, I’m excited to announce a contest for tickets to see Gordon Korman, live. SEE GORDON KORMAN LIVE AT IFOA You […]

“The Hypnotists” by Gordon Korman
Boys Great books

“The Hypnotists” by Gordon Korman

Ever since he was a teenager and winning awards for his fabulous Macdonald Hall series, Canadian author Gordon Korman has been getting kids reading, and turning them into life-long readers. Korman has a knack for creating likeable, memorable characters, interesting worlds and unique situations. His new The Hypnotists is no exception. Like a playful […]

This is the invitation to the launch of my first book, Gabby. If you follow me on Twitter @JGCanada or Like my Facebook page (Gabby picture book) you'll find out about my next launch.
Great books

My picture book, Gabby, launches January 2013

I’ve written a picture book called Gabby, which will be in bookstores this January. You can also pre-order it on Amazon here. Gabby is illustrated by the wonderful Jan Dolby and published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside. Gabby is a smart, quirky little girl with a special reading book. When she accidentally drops it, […]

Has your kid met Winnie the Witch?
Great books

Has your kid met Winnie the Witch?

Oh Winnie, how I love thee! Winnie is one of my all-time favourite children’s book characters. She’s a bit edgy, a bit subversive and fairly narcissistic. She’s unorganized, often scatterbrained, resourceful and thoroughly likeable. When she gets an idea she just runs with it. Looking for a birthday gift for her […]