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Maegan Jenkins (left) confers with Golden Ears elementary schoolmates Gabe Clutchey, Trevor Vaughan, Brooke Coumont and Talia Stevenson during a game of Jeopardy, with questions based on the books they read for Bookfest 2013, which concluded recently at the ACT and youth centre.  - Colleen Flanagan/The News
Maegan Jenkins (left) confers with Golden Ears elementary schoolmates Gabe Clutchey, Trevor Vaughan, Brooke Coumont and Talia Stevenson during a game of Jeopardy, with questions based on the books they read for Bookfest 2013, which concluded recently at the ACT and youth centre.
— image credit: Colleen Flanagan/The News

Students in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows have been busy reading since September to prepare themselves for Bookfest 2013.

The annual event, held for the 32nd year, featured games and contests. Student got to meet Rachelle  Delaney, author of The Metro Dogs of Moscow. Games include a literary Wheel of Fortune station and a literary Jeopardy station.

Bookfest Titles for 2013

The Metro Dogs of Moscow: By Delaney (Visiting author)

One and Only Ivan  By Applegate

Explorer The Mystery Boxes by Kazu Kibuishi

Shannen and the Dream for a School  By  Janet Wilson

Out of my mind by Sharon Draper

Between Heaven and Earth      By Eric Walters

The Tiffin  By Mahtab Narsimhan

Eye of the Crow By Shane Peacock

 

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