A poet, playwright, beloved children’s author, and songwriter, Robert Priest lives in Toronto where he writes about cultural issues for NOW Magazine.
Saturday’s Family Literacy Day, so why not cozy up with your munchkins tomorrow morning with one of these 10 read-together wonders?
There are three major seasonal launches happening this week in Toronto, plus plenty more events in other parts of Ontario and Quebec.
Are you hosting an event featuring an author whose titles are available on All Lit Up? Send the event details, including author, book, date, time, ... Read more
This one’s for the kids… It’s almost time to get back to school. That means if you took the summer off of reading books that make you think, or ever worse stopped reading altogether (is this possible?), it’s time to hit the books once again. We’re taking a cue from ... Read more
It goes without question that All Lit Up employs a host of reading-obsessed people, who started out as reading-obsessed kids. Our indie publishers and their kids are no exception. If you’re looking to raise your own bookworms this Family Literacy Day, check out some of the ... Read more
This year, you may have resolved to eat healthier, quit smoking, or save money. But how about resolving to be open to new inspiration? Poetry offers an accessible read suitable for a quick browse, a languid savouring, or reading aloud.
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The fall is filled with fabulous literary festivals. Think author signings, readings, writing workshops — and the opportunity to discover great new books and meet Canadian publishers and editors.
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