TIFA KIDS! Reading: Amy Mathers Teen Book Award Winner

Natasha Deen

TIFA KIDS! Reading: Amy Mathers Teen Book Award Winner

Natasha Deen

3:00pm

Saturday, October 31, 2020

30 mins

Prepare for a weekend of literary adventure. From October 31 to November 1, TIFA will proudly present an offering of free, digital activities to surprise and delight the entire family.

This event is a 15-minute presentation by the Amy Mathers Teen Book Award winner Natasha Deen with In the Key of Nira Ghani. The Canadian Children’s Book Centre Book Awards celebrate the best Canadian books for young people. The winners for the 2020 English-language awards were announced in a live broadcast on October 30.

About the Canadian Children’s Book Centre

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is a national, not‐for‐profit organization founded in 1976. We are dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing and illustrating of Canadian books for young readers. Our programs, publications, and resources help teachers, librarians, booksellers and parents select the very best for young readers. For more information, please visit bookcentre.ca.

Amy Mathers Teen Award Winner logo

Prepare for a weekend of literary adventure. From October 31 to November 1, TIFA will proudly present an offering of free, digital activities to surprise and delight the entire family.

This event is a 15-minute presentation by the Amy Mathers Teen Book Award winner Natasha Deen with In the Key of Nira Ghani. The Canadian Children’s Book Centre Book Awards celebrate the best Canadian books for young people. The winners for the 2020 English-language awards were announced in a live broadcast on October 30.

About the Canadian Children’s Book Centre

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is a national, not‐for‐profit organization founded in 1976. We are dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing and illustrating of Canadian books for young readers. Our programs, publications, and resources help teachers, librarians, booksellers and parents select the very best for young readers. For more information, please visit bookcentre.ca.

Amy Mathers Teen Award Winner logo

Featured Authors

Award-winning author Natasha Deen spent the first part of her life in Guyana, then her family moved to Calgary, Alberta, which she found terribly exciting until her first minus-forty-degree winter day, at which point she began to question the sanity of the grown-ups around her. She currently lives in Edmonton, Alberta with her husband, dogs, and cats, and regularly entices the muses to her office with offers of cupcakes and tea.

Read more about Natasha Deen

3:00pm

Saturday, October 31, 2020

30 mins

What to read

In the Key of Nira Ghani by ,
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