Join us in celebrating Canadian Children’s Book Week from May 2 - 8 and bring the magic of books and reading to children all across Canada! Canadian Children’s Book Week is the single most important national event celebrating Canadian children’s books and the importance of reading. Check out our booklists below for Canadian books, ebooks, audiobooks and more, especially recommended by our librarians. Canadian Children’s Book Week is organized by the Canadian Children’s Book Centre.
Click the drop-down list below for videos of our virtual storytimes featuring books by Canadian authors!
Story Time with Miss Frances | Featuring My Forest is Green by Darren Lebeuf & illustrated by Ashley Barron
Story Time with Miss Frances | Featuring My Heart Fills with Happiness by Monique Gray Smith & illustrated by Julie Flett
Story Time with Miss Kumkum | Featuring I’m Worried by Michael Ian Black & illustrated by Debbie Ridpath Ohi
Story Time with Miss Frances | Featuring Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao by Kat Zhang & illustrated by Charlene Chua
Story Time with Miss Katelyn | Featuring Going Up! by Sherry J. Lee & illustrated by Charlene Chua
Story Time with Miss Katelyn | Featuring Raven Squawk, Orca Squeak by Roy Henry Vickers & illustrated by Robert Budd