Book now for Remembrance Day --- Karen Bass won the Geoffrey Bilson Historical Fiction award twice, both times for WWII novels. In all she has four novels that deal with World War Two, and she loves to bring that era alive for students. With Remembrance Day week only two months away, now is a great time to make your booking. Karen now lives in Hamilton Ontario and for Remembrance Day week she is waiving travel fees for venues in the GTA.
Junior and Intermediate Teachers! Begin History, Geography, Social Studies or various theme topics with a bang! Use factual Canadian Disasters as a hook to pique student interest. René Schmidt will visit your classroom to present stories of drama, heartbreak and triumph over adversity to augment your study topic. René will be visiting the Metro Toronto area in mid to late October and will waive kilometrage and give discounts for multiple bookings.
L. E. Carmichael is now an Ontario-based author! To celebrate, she will donate a copy of her award-winning Fuzzy Forensics: DNA Fingerprinting Gets Wild, to all junior highs that host her forensics presentation(s). Students at hosting schools can also order signed copies of Fuzzy Forensics at 50% off list price.
Eric Zweig has eight new books out this fall, including seven for school children! Book him for a visit to your classroom or library and receive a free copy of the new and updated 2nd Edition of The Big Book of Hockey for Kids.