Bookmarks: February 3rd

Welcome to another edition of Bookmarks, Savvy Readers! As usual, there has been a lot of great book news this week. Have you been keeping up? We’ve been collecting news stories, links, and photos that caught our eye this week, so continue reading or “Bookmark” this post for later! 1. Canada Reads Shortlist and Champions Announced […]

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Canadian authors remember Maurice Sendak

Five Canadian picture book authors and illustrators reflect on how Maurice Sendak was an inspiration to them: “Maurice Sendak was an inspiration in many ways, but two things made a difference to me as a children’s creator: 1) he took his work seriously and acknowledged that he worked very hard at it;  2) he respected […]

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