Silver Birch nominated title: Shirley and Jamila save their summer
When ten-year-olds Shirley and Jamila meet, Jamila is simply hoping for a friend in her new neighborhood. Shirley however, is a detective and has lots of adventure in store for Jamila. Together they set out in search of a missing gecko and discover more than they expected. A wonderful and fun graphic novel. Registrants will receive an email with the details of how to get this graphic novel and join the conversation. Grades 3 to 4.
The Forest of Reading Festival is Canada's largest literary event for young readers. Click on the link to learn more about the festival and this year's nominated titles.
Registrants will receive an e-mail 24 hours before the start of the program with an invitation to join.