The Best of 2015: Middle Grade Fiction

The Best of 2015: Middle Grade Fiction

Janet (links may contain spoilers) Wishing for Tomorrow by Hilary McKay Wanting Mor by Rukhsana Khan The Secret Agenda of Sigrid Sugden and The Nine Lives of Travis Keating by Jill MacLean The Water of Possibility by Hiromi Goto Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin Feathers by Jacqueline Woodson Witness by Karen […]

The Best of 2015: Picturebooks

The Best of 2015: Picturebooks

Nafiza I’ve read a number of picturebooks this year but the ones that stuck with me the most are these four. And fortunately, I have reviewed all of them. So here’s a linked list: Little Robot – Ben Hatke This is Sadie – Sara O’Leary and Julie Morstad Pool – Ji Heyon Lee Interstellar Cinderella […]

Jacqueline Woodson, May 8, 2015

Your Roving Reporter checks in to report on a bookish event near you! Last Friday, May 8th, Jacqueline Woodson spoke at UBC’s Robson Square campus in what was her first ever trip to Vancouver. She began by admitting that she was a bit tuckered out by the whirlwind pace of visits to Vancouver schools – […]