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Justice on The Lesson Plan

By Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

In addition to the excitement and apprehension about tests, read alouds, and recess, there was tension as the school year got underway in many cities and educators wondered if and how to address the… 1,494 more words

Bookshelf Reflections

Making Our Own Market: DuEwa Frazier

We are honoured to welcome DuEwa Frazier to the Brown Bookshelf today. Poet, founder of Lit Noire Publishing, author of DEANNE IN THE MIDDLE, and much, much more — DuEwa is a true wonder woman. 1,741 more words

MAKING OUR OWN MARKET: Cake Literary on Writing Diversity and Spicing Up High Concept Fiction

Honoured to welcome Cake Literary to The Brown Bookshelf today! Writers, activists and entrepreneurs who “believe that crafting a good read is like baking a great cake — rich, fresh, delectable flavor with a healthy dose of heart”, the founders of Cake have already transformed the publishing landscape with a mission to engage readers and writers from all walks of life. 1,078 more words

Day 12: Alice Randall and Caroline Randall Williams

My daughter was immediately enchanted by The Diary of B.B. Bright, Possible Princess, big time. From the moment she saw the luminous cover to her nonstop read of the lyrical, lovely tale, she was hooked. 1,078 more words

Day 29: Meet the BBS -- Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

Wow, participating in the special celebration that is 28 Days Later has been such a wonderful honour for me. I am floored by how much I learn from the campaign every year, and it breaks my heart too — I should be hearing about these amazing authors and illustrators more often! 291 more words

PiBoIdMo Day 22: Audrey Vernick and Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich Debate Fear and Strengths

by Audrey Vernick and Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

Alike in nearly every way, we are polar opposites in our attitudes toward novels and picture books. Olugbemisola approaches novels bravely while Audrey cowers. 1,379 more words

Picture Books

It's A New School Year

The new school year has begun. Books about school help to enlighten and entertain about the place that young people spend much of their days. 470 more words