Beryl Young is the author of the best-selling young adult novel Wishing Star Summer (Raincoast, 2001) and Charlie: A Home Child's Life in Canada (Key Porter, 2009 - available from Ronsdale Press as of spring 2011). She is a member of the Federation of BC Writers, the Children's Writers and Illustrators of BC, the Writers' Union of Canada, and the Canadian Society of Authors, Illustrators and Performers. She has a passion for elephants and for India where she has travelled three times inan unsuccessful search for her real life pen pal. She has three children and four grandchildren and lives in Vancouver.
Saturday’s Family Literacy Day, so why not cozy up with your munchkins tomorrow morning with one of these 10 read-together wonders?
In many places across Canada we’re heading into a long weekend with Family Day on Monday. If you’re looking for something to keep the kiddos busy we’ve picked out a few fun reads that will inspire them to take on some other activities, leaving you to enjoy the silence ... Read more
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