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Summer might be approaching its end, but literary festival season is just beginning! Find out what's happening near you, or even farther afield—because literary festivals make for good road trips. Just saying.

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The learning skills part of the report card is divided into areas such as Self-Regulation, Organization, Initiative—habits that affect all areas of academic achievement. It’s sometimes difficult t …

The Chat with Governor General's Literary Award Winner Erin Bow

Erin Bow has won this year’s Governor General’s Award for Young People’s Literature (Text) for Stand on the Sky (Scholastic).

The Chat with Governor General's Literary Award Winner Amanda Parris

Renowned CBC radio host Amanda Parris is this year’s Governor General’s Award winner for Drama for Other Side of the Game (Playwrights Canada Press).

The Chat with Governor General's Literary Award Winner Joan Thomas

Joan Thomas has won this year’s Governor General’s Award for Fiction for her novel Five Wives, an exploration of the historical event Operation Auca in Equador in 1956.

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Radiant Voices

By carla bergman

Storytelling that is about displacement and finding belonging, and of course, some Radiant Voices.

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