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You can change the world

Posted by Anne anne@kinderbooks.ca on

Today at Our Community Reads at Kinder Books...⁠⁠Kailey Veenstra is the author of "You can change the world", a story for children to do practical acts of love and kindness in their community. This inspiring story is accompanied by beautiful photographs of places here in Port Moody, BC, such as Rocky Point, the boardwalk, and many more. ⁠⁠"You can change the world" by Kailey Veenstra. ⁠⁠Swipe to listen and visit link in bio for full recording.⁠⁠Thank you, Kailey,for offering to read your story for our storytime. ⁠⁠

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Our Community Reads at Kinder Books

Posted by Anne anne@kinderbooks.ca on

Excitement sparked the world wide web and my inbox too- local authors agreed to read chapters of their own books, local businesses supported the idea to create connection and awareness, a friend who is an actress and drama teacher  entered the stage again right in her own living room! So many more came together.

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Why we are not Amazon (and why you should care)

Posted by Robert Uebbing on

The other day my wife posted the following testimonial she received from a customer on Instagram: Anne from Kinderbooks is my go-to children’s literature consultant. Yes, I do call her that over "book seller” because she truly has the most carefully curated selection of children’s books, and I can always rely on her to replenish my classroom’s shelves with quality literature. Kinderbooks only offers books with writing and art that enriches early childhood language and literature experiences, and I love that Anne carries culturally and politically relevant books. From the Rebel Girls series to Indigenous and First Nations selections, I...

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