Announcing: A Good Day for Ducks!

More happy news! Jane’s second picturebook, A Good Day for Ducks, will be released on September 21, 2018. Like Wild OneA Good Day for Ducks is illustrated by Noel Tuazon and published by Pajama Press.

You can find a sneak peek of A Good Day for Ducks on Jane’s instagram, @raincitylibrarian.

We can’t wait until September. Congratulations, Jane!

 

 

Announcing: Congratulations to Nafiza!

Announcing: Congratulations to Nafiza!

Congratulations to Nafiza! Nafiza’s debut novel, The Candle and the Flame, has been acquired by Scholastic. Mark your calendars: this gem is coming out in 2019. The photo, taken from Publishers Weekly’s Rights Report for the week of April 9, reads: Lisa Sandell at Scholastic has acquired Nafiza Azad’s debut, The Candle and the Flame. Set in […]

Podcasts you don’t want to miss #1: Put A Blurb On It

Podcasts you don’t want to miss #1: Put A Blurb On It

*throws streamers* *throws confetti* *bakes a cake* Like books and comics? Put A Blurb On It is a podcast in which Yash and Ardo – and sometimes special guests – discuss just those things. The teaser trailer was released July 21, 2017; the ninth episode (not including the trailer) was released four days ago. Speaking […]

The Secret Life of a Book Blogger — Steph

The Secret Life of a Book Blogger — Steph

Hi there! I’m one of those who started The Book Wars blog back in 2013 when we were doing our Master’s (in Children’s Lit) together at UBC. It seems like a lifetime ago. Since starting up and excitement of being freshly pressed, the excitement of each new follower, and, most recently, the excitement of switching over to […]