Archive for December, 2011

Ken Setterington’s Picks, The Next Chapter, CBC Radio

December 16th, 2011

“…the kind of great YA literature that you need people to  read and discuss. …Powerful.” — Ken Setterington’s Picks,     The Next Chapter, CBC Radio The show will air on  Sat. Dec 17, 4 – 5 pm. Alternatively you can hear the show at: True Blue is discussed near the end of the show (50 […]

Posted in True Blue

CanLit for Little Canadians review of True Blue

December 15th, 2011

“Coulda, Shoulda, Woulda. That could be Jess’ catchphrase, especially when it comes to the choices she makes with respect to her best friend, Casey White, a.k.a. Praying Mantis…Many reviewers speak of True Blue as a departure for Deborah Ellis from her issues-driven books such as The Breadwinner, Parvana’s Journey, and I am a Taxi, set […]

Posted in True Blue

Last Airlift — In the Brant News

December 1st, 2011

The Brant News by Colleen Toms November 24, 2011 Flipping through the pages of Brantford author Marsha Skrypuch’s newest book, The Last Airlift, Tuyet Yurczyszyn points to a black and white photograph. The picture shows numerous children, including babies strapped into cardboard boxes, sitting in the belly of a Hercules aircraft. An arrow with the […]

Posted in Last Airlift

Recent Posts


Back to top