Tag: Canada

Images + Text Blurbs = Reading
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Images + Text Blurbs = Reading

Interesting images paired with small, explanatory bits of text. That’s a winning combination for many reluctant readers. It’s the secret behind books like the Guinness Book of Records, Ripley’s Believe it or Not, Klutz books–and so on. Innovation Nation takes a look at 50 great Canadian inventions. The book was created […]

The best Canadian picture books
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The best Canadian picture books

Julie Booker is an author, a teacher, a librarian and last but not least, the mom of twin toddlers. All this to say, she knows her picture books! Her Canadian summer picture book reading list was recently published here on 49th Shelf, an awesome Canadian book website. Below is her list […]