Tuesday, October 23, 2012

PNBA - more pictures!

October 13, 14 and 15 Simply Read Books had a blast at the PNBA (Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association) fall tradeshow. Here Holman Wang is ready to sign his Cozy Classic titles:
This is of his and Kathy Beliveau's table:
And here is Cynthia Heinrichs signing her book, Under the Mound:

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Little Big Books - Julie Morstad

This amazing book features the work of up-and-coming illustrators and creators of children's books--including talent Julie Morstad. She is the illustrator of many Simply read Books, including her two most recent When I Was Small and The Swing. Learn more about the book, Little Big Books, here.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

World premiere of Return to Reichenbauch--Oct 18

What: World premiere of Return to Reichenbauch by Maureen Kelleheron When: October 18th at 3.30PM Where: St. John's International Women's Film Festival At last--the documentary that Lisa Birnie's "In Mania's Memory" was based on is coming out! This fantastic film follows the tales of two women from opposite sides of WW2. This is the

Monday, October 15, 2012

I Want to Go to the Moon at PNBA

This weekend has been the PNBA (Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association) fall tradeshow. We were so pleased to have a host of our authors signing books including: Kathy Beliveau with The Yoga Game Holman Wang with Cozy Classics Tom Saunders with I Want to Go to the Moon Cindy Heinrichs with Under the Mound and Paola Opal with the Simply Small Series! Here is a pic from Tom's signing. More to come ;)

Friday, October 12, 2012

World Premiere of “The Boy in the Oak”

Come see the World Premiere of “The Boy in the Oak” by Luke Losey – narrated by Jude Law, based on the book by Jessica Albarn At the 5th Annual Bel-Air Film Festival When: 6 pm Friday October 12th

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Everyone Eats

Wowee! A wonderful review in the New York Times for Julia Kuo's beautiful board book, Everyone Eats. As NYT says, "Looking very contemporary in an old-time way, the visually striking “Everyone Eats!” feels like the kind of book you’d pick up at an organic children’s clothing store." Congrats, Julia!

Monday, October 1, 2012

Art Auction for Canadian Children's Book Centre

The Canadian Children's Book Centre is holding an art exhibit in the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts called The Art of the Picture Book. Please go here to see the wonderful art that is being displayed in the Montreal. It is amazing. There will be also be an art auction held October 16, 2012 of these fabulous pieces of art. Even if you live far away, if you would like to bid on any of these works of art please be sure to contact Charlotte Teeple -- charlotte@bookcentre.ca