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Canadian Children's Book News
Our magazine is packed with book reviews,annotated reading lists, author and illustrator profiles and more. Published quarterly by season, it is read and re-read as the guide to Canadian childrenâ€™s books. Available through membership or by subscription. Contact us for our bulk subscriptions rates for schools and libraries.
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PLEASE NOTE: We review only books by Canadian authors and illustrators.
If you would like to have your book considered for review, please send one copy to:
Editor, Canadian Children's Book News
c/o The Canadian Children's Book Centre
Suite 217, 40 Orchard View Blvd.
Toronto, Ontario M4R 1B9
We receive hundreds of books each year and regret that we cannot review every one of them. We try to review a range of books in each issue â€“ from picture books to non-fiction and from books for toddlers to YA fiction for older teens â€“ while making sure we introduce our readers to new authors and illustrators as well as informing them of the latest books by established writers and artists.
Review copies also help us in our coverage of many books through other features in the magazine. These include: our Bookmarks! list of titles built around a particular theme; articles on particular genres, such as crime fiction or science writing; and profiles of authors and illustrators.
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