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Captain Underpants and the Sensational Saga of Sir Stinks-a-lot book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Kids | August 21, 2015
We're super excited about these new books that are coming soon! So excited, that we want you to enjoy these fun book trailers, showcasing these... Read More»
Laureen, Queen's Square | July 7, 2015
TumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books which teach kids the joy of reading in a format you'll love. TumbleBooks are created by taking... Read More»
"The Winner Is" sign
Kids | May 12, 2015
The 2015 Forest of Reading Winners have been announced! Blue Spruce Award 2015 Winner: The Day My Mom Came to Kindergarten by Maureen Fergus &... Read More»
"Try something new" written in chalk
Kids | April 1, 2015
What are you reading?  This month, why not try something NEW?  And I don’t mean, the-new-book-by-your-favourite-author new.  I mean really, totally,... Read More»
Kids playing with books
Kids | February 8, 2015
Too cold to go outside? Why not stay inside and warm up with some silly stories! Idea Exchange has some very silly stories that the whole family can... Read More»
Dog with a book
Kids | November 13, 2014
Meet Norbert. He is one of four furry friends that currently visit the Queen's Square location to read with children during our Doggy Tales program.... Read More»
I Spy Halloween
Kids | October 1, 2014
I spy a ghost, a pumpkin, a bat and a black cat! Have tons on fun searching for scary things in I Spy Spooky Night: A Book of Picture Riddles or I... Read More»
Two young boys with tablet
Kids | June 2, 2014
Those little screens in our lives are lots of fun for little people too! Luckily, there are a ton of great apps out there that are FUN and also... Read More»