Maegan Jenkins (left) confers with Golden Ears elementary schoolmates Gabe Clutchey

Books, books, books

Bookfest 2013 at Albion elementary in Maple Ridge featured author Rachelle Delaney

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


Just Posted

Angel highlights the benefits of volunteerism at Ridge Meadows Hospital

Yvonne and John McDonald are nine-year volunteers at the hospital

Celebrate the salmon’s return in Maple Ridge

Return of the Salmon put on by KEEPS

UNTRENDING: Preparing kids for a digital life

Entrepreneur, speaker, and columnist Vicki McLeod offers some insight into children and cyberspace

Supercars in Pitt Meadows for Aidan’s Cup

Event raises $40,000 for Children’s Wish Foundation

New Pitt Meadows fire hall in design stage

Should be ready for tender by April 2020

Greta Thunberg meets with First Nations chief in Fort McMurray

Thunberg has turned her protest against climate change into a global movement

Canucks hang on for 3-2 win over Rangers in New York

Vancouver scores three times in first period

More beef products recalled due to possible E. coli contamination

The food safety watchdog has been investigating possible E. coli 0157:H7

B.C. VIEWS: How to get the best deal on your ICBC car insurance

ICBC slowly being dragged into the 21st century

Man killed in Richmond had ‘no record of criminality,’ IHIT says

Stephen Chong, 58, was found dead in his business

Pot legalization has gone ‘well’, but ‘yellow flags’ on vaping: task force chair

Canada legalized cannabis for non-medical use on Oct. 17, 2018,

ELECTION 2019: Federal leaders hit final 24 hours of campaign

Many leaders remain in B.C. for the final hours of the campaign

Most Read