At-Home Resources for Families and Educators During COVID-19
Read Aloud Canadian Books
Online Story Time Permissions: to help teachers and librarians continue to share our stories with students, Annick has partnered with Access Copyright on the Canada Read Aloud Program. The Program is a temporary licensing fees waiver so you can still read our picture books in your virtual classrooms. There are a few simple guidelines to follow before you start. Please go here to see the rules. Please note that the following Annick Press books are not included:
To This Day by Shane Koyczan
Personalized book recommendations for every young reader! With schools, libraries, and some bookstores closed, it’s harder than ever to find the perfect book. Annick is here to help with Book Buddy! Tell us about the age, reading level, and interests of the reader you have in mind and we will reply with personalized recommendations. With a catalogue of acclaimed books that span ages 0 to 18, fiction and nonfiction, we’ll find the right books for you. Email Book Buddy here.
Virtual School Visits
Annick authors and illustrators are available to visit your virtual classrooms. Click here to search for talks, rates and availability.
Keep up to date with author story times, interviews, panels and other Annick events here. Be sure to check back often as event plans change and new events arise. You don’t want to miss anything!
Let’s keep the conversation going with our Twitter chat series #AskAnnick. Our next edition of #AskAnnick is coming soon! Stay tuned for more news.
Worried about your favorite local bookseller weathering the pandemic? Here’s a roundup of places you can visit online while you keep reading at home.
Readers in the USA: Check out the American Bookseller Association’s list of bookstores’ statuses here
Readers in Canada: Check out this map of Canadian Independent booksellers offering delivery and/or curb-side pickup courtesy of Rocky Mountain Books' publisher, Don Gorman.