International Book Giving Day

International Book Giving Day

It’s International Book Giving Day! This is a day designed to get books into children’s hands. Here’s how you can participate: Give a book to a child as a gift – How to Choose a Book from The Canadian Children’s Book Centre has tips for finding books for children and teens by age. Leave a… Read more

International Book Giving Day

Today is International Book Giving Day! It’s a day for giving books to children. And there’s more than one way to celebrate: Give a book to a child as a gift – How to Choose a Book from The Canadian Children’s Book Centre has tips for finding books for children and teens by age. Leave… Read more

The Temple of Knowledge

Today is International Book Giving Day (as well as Valentine’s Day). We are encouraged to give a book to a child in recognition of the importance of books for children. It’s a fitting day, then, to watch The Temple of Knowledge, a new Storycorps animated video, that underlines the power of access to books. Ronald… Read more

International Book Giving Day

Did you know that Valentine’s Day is also International Book Giving Day? The purpose of International Book Giving Day is to get books into the hands of as many children as possible. Here’s how you can participate: Gift a book to a friend or family member Leave a book in a waiting room for children… Read more

International Book Giving Day

Today is International Book Giving Day! The aim of the day is to increase children’s access to and enthusiasm for books. You are invited to: Gift a book to a friend or family member (great idea for Valentine’s Day) Leave a book in a waiting room for children to read Donate a gently used or… Read more

International Book Giving Day 2015

International Book Giving Day is celebrated every year on February 14th.  The aim is to increase children’s access to and enthusiasm for books.  While we automatically think of giving a gift book to a young friend or family member, you can also celebrate by donating children’s books (new or gently used) to a local library,… Read more