Last month Kilburn Library had a display with the theme ‘Banned Books’, some of the books were really surprising such as Black Beauty (banned in South Africa during apartheid because of the world ‘black’ in the title) and Harry Potter (banned in parts of the USA as it was believe to promote witchcraft and ‘satanic practice’). 753 more words
Since it’s storming mightily outside at the moment, I figured I should write another spooooky blog post, since the storm is spooky…and loud. Last week as I was setting up a children’s book display of autumn/Halloween books, I was inspired to write this post listing five of my favorite spooky children’s books. 802 more words
Happy Thanksgiving, Canadians! I’m going to enjoy myself some pumpkin bread, cranberry sauce and wine this weekend as a cheers to you.