Bite The Book

Join the Party

Yolanda T. Marshall

Bite The Book

Join the Party

Yolanda T. Marshall

3:00pm

Sunday, October 1, 2023

Wordlab

90 mins

Young readers, you’re invited to a fun, festive party! Dance along with Anne and her friends during the reading of My Soca Birthday Party: with Jollof Rice and Steel Pans. The party continues at Jackson’s house, in Hot Cross Buns For Everyone. This party is about to get very big because the parents will join in to sing and play!

In this story, Liam is bringing his favourite Scottish hot cross buns, Dimitri’s hot cross buns have a special spice, and there is a Jamaican bun and cheese recipe! Join author Yolanda T. Marshall for a high-energy story time. The question is, what will you bring to the party? We will have some time to colour and decorate your special hot cross buns!

Suitable for ages 3+.

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This event will be followed by a book signing.

Free
Outdoor Event
Reading
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How to attend

This FREE event requires registration. Pass Holders should register for free events as well.

Young readers, you’re invited to a fun, festive party! Dance along with Anne and her friends during the reading of My Soca Birthday Party: with Jollof Rice and Steel Pans. The party continues at Jackson’s house, in Hot Cross Buns For Everyone. This party is about to get very big because the parents will join in to sing and play!

In this story, Liam is bringing his favourite Scottish hot cross buns, Dimitri’s hot cross buns have a special spice, and there is a Jamaican bun and cheese recipe! Join author Yolanda T. Marshall for a high-energy story time. The question is, what will you bring to the party? We will have some time to colour and decorate your special hot cross buns!

Suitable for ages 3+.

TIFA Kids Logo

This event will be followed by a book signing.

Free
Outdoor Event
Reading
TIFA Kids

Featured Authors

Yolanda T. Marshall is an award-winning Guyanese-born Canadian author and columnist. In 2015, after becoming a mom, Yolanda was inspired to write her first children’s book, Keman’s First Carnival. She is also the author of, A Piece of Black Cake for Santa, Sweet Sorrel Stand, Miles Away in The Caribbean, C is for Carnival, Hot Cross Buns for Everyone and one of CBC’s best Canadian picture books of 2020 and TD’s Top Recommended Reads for 2023 - My Soca Birthday Party: with Jollof Rice and Steel Pans. This traditionally published author writes diverse, inclusive, and festive children's literature, representing the African/Caribbean diaspora.

Read more about Yolanda T. Marshall

3:00pm

Sunday, October 1, 2023

Wordlab

90 mins

How to attend

This FREE event requires registration. Pass Holders should register for free events as well.

What to read

My Soca Birthday Party: with Jollof Rice and Steel Pans by , Hot Cross Buns for Everyone by ,
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