Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Next Meeting: Monday, October 24, 2011

Victoria Children’s Literature Roundtable Meeting

Monday, October 24, 2011, 7:30 pm

Nellie McClung Branch, Greater Victoria Public Library (Cedar Hill & McKenzie).

Doors open at 7:00 pm; come and browse the Cadboro Bay Books table.

Everyone welcome! Cost: $5.00 at the door, Students $4.00, $25.00/year.

Claire Eamer, a professional writer, reporter and editor from Whitehorse, has written non-fiction books for children, including Lizards in the Sky: Animals Where you Least Expect Them, and Super Crocs & Monster Wings. She has also published short stories for young adults, and is a regular contributor to the children’s science magazine, YesMag. Claire will tell us how she turned her passion for science and history into writing for children.

Also at this meeting: Sneak Preview!
Dayle Sutherland and Melanie Jeffs from Orca Books will present Orca's New 2011 Fall Book List.