BLACKS IN THE NEWS
Alisia Dale is a lawyer, linguist, mother and the author and creator of the Sela Blue series. The 14 book series follows six-year-old Sela Blue, a young, Black, Canadian girl living in Chateauguay, Quebec.
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Saturday, 08 April 2017 07:59

Incredible Me, Incredible Message

MeBookz, a Canadian publishing company, began two and a half years ago with the idea of bringing more diversity into children’s literature.
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Tuesday, 22 November 2016 08:04

Mom Reads 500 Books With Daughter In One Year

Here's an alarming statistic: did you know that nearly half of Canadians are semi-literate? 42% of our population has low literacy skills and by 2031, more than 15 million Canadian adults will join that group.
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(PRESS RELEASE) Toronto, ON. - February 18, 2016. A new and innovative one-of-a-kind Canadian subscription box will soon be available for your one-of-a-kind child right to your doorstep.
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Tuesday, 09 February 2016 17:52

10 Black Canadian Books You Should Read

The TORONTO URBAN BOOK EXPO is coming up on February 13th.
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In full disclosure, I have never bought into the self-help, motivational non-fiction novel.
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Award-winning journalist, author, broadcaster and blogger Dalton Higgins’ sixth book Rap N' Roll: Pop Culture, Darkly Stated, a collection of pop culture essays, launches on December 4th at A Different Booklist bookstore located in Toronto’s Annex neighborhood. 
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Kids are known to say the darnest things, but seven year old Aaron Aizenstros and his nine year old brother Langston Aizenstros have a lot more to say beyond what you may think is “darn cute”.
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Sean Mauricette has many titles to his name, some of which include actor, producer, musician, and public speaker. He’s now adding author to the list, but he readily admits it was by no intentional plan… and shares how he became a sort of accidental author.
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Owen 'Blakka' Ellis' writing... Takes me home. I can hear voices from my childhood singing, "There's a brown girl in da ring, tra-lala-la-la! There's a brown girl in da ring, traaaaaaaaa-lala-lala!"
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