Serendipity 2018

Beasts, Birds and Words: The Poetics of Children’s Books

Join us to hear Isabelle Arsenault, Robert Heidbreder, Kyo Maclear, Tiffany Stone, and Frédéric Gauthier of Les Éditions de la Pastèque talk about their works, their inspiration, and the Canadian children’s book publishing space at UBC Robson Square on Saturday, March 3, 2018.

Isabelle Arsenault, an award winning Quebecois author/illustrator is Canada’s nominee for the 2018 world Hans Christian Anderson illustrator award, the top award in the world for illustrators of children’s books. She has won the Canadian Governor General’s Award for Children’s Books many times. Her books are published in French and in English. Her books are for both children and teens.

Presenting along with her is Quebecois publisher Frédéric Gauthier and a host of wonderful poetry writers for children and youth.

Mar. 3, 2018 | 8am to 3:30 pm | UBC Robson Square
Early bird rates end February 14, 2018 | Final ticket sales close February 28, 2018
Registration includes: Coffee, snacks, lunch, book sales, and book signing.

Find more information and register here.