Sunday, 31 March 2013

Follow Your Money: Who Gets It, Who Spends It, Where Does It Go?

by Kevin Sylvester and Michael Hlinka
Illustrated by Kevin Sylvester
Annick Press
978-1-554514809 (pbk)
60 pp.
Ages 9-12
February 2013

Although not a book trailer, this video from Annick Press is of a workshop presented by co-authors Kevin Sylvester and Michael Hlinka on February 15, 2013 for their book Follow Your Money.

Follow Your Money workshop 

 Uploaded by AnnickPress on February 19, 2013 to YouTube
Video editing by Michael O'Doherty

For more information about the book, please visit Annick Press here.

Monday, 18 March 2013

Rachel's Secret

by Shelly Sanders
Second Story Press
256 pp.
Ages 13+

Rachel's Secret by Shelly Sanders
Uploaded by Emilie St. Pierre on February 12, 2013 to YouTube

The Awesome Almost 100% True Adventures of Matt and Craz

by Alan Silberberg
Aladdin Books
336 pp.
Ages 9-13
Coming April 2013

Awesome Matt and Craz Book Trailer

Uploaded on February 12, 2013 by Alan Silberberg to YouTube

Monday, 11 March 2013

A Stranger at Home

by Christy Jordan-Fenton and Margaret Pokiak-Fenton
Illustrated by Liz Amini-Holmes
Annick Press
120 pp.
Ages 8-13

A powerful read for social justice, depicted another sad consequence of the residential school experience of our Aboriginal people.

A Stranger at Home Video Book Trailer

Uploaded by bookshorts on November 9, 2011 to YouTube.

Plain Kate

by Erin Bow
Arthur E. Levine/Scholastic
314 pp.
Ages 12-15

Winner of the 2011 TD Canadian Children's Literature Award.

Plain Kate by Erin Bow
Uploaded by ExpandedBooks on September 23, 2010 to YouTube