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The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is here! For every dollar donated to the Canadian Children’s Book Centre during the month of June, we gain the chance to win $10,000 from CanadaHelps.org. If children’s books and reading are important to you, we urge you to make a donation today!


John Martz is the 2015 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence

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IBBY Canada has announced that John Martz has been selected for the 2015 Joanne Fitzgerald Illustrator in Residence Program, at Northern District Branch of Toronto Public Library. During his residency in the month of October, John Martz will present art activities for classes of children visiting the library, lead evening workshops in the library for adults and teens, visit high schools and colleges to talk to students in art programs, and offer portfolio reviews.


First Nation Communities Read 2015-2016 Winner Announced


First Nation Communities Read (FNCR) and Periodical Marketers of Canada (PMC) have announced jointly that Peace Pipe Dreams: The Truth about Lies about Indians, by Darrell Dennis and published by Douglas & McIntyre, is the selected title of FNCR 2015-2016 and the recipient of this year’s PMC $5000 Aboriginal Literature Award.