Let the fine staff at Kaleidoscope Kids’ Books help you avoid March Break Madness with some cool craft ideas, and a Klutz kit sale. If you need to stay awake and caffeinated during March Break – or any other time – we can help with that too! We’ve teamed up with Bean Around Town to offer coffee… Read More
The Ottawa Public Library is once again launching the Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest to give young writers the chance to win awesome prizes and get published in the bilingual anthology, pot-pourri. Here’s an opportunity for students between the ages of 9 and 17 who love to write poems or short stories, to share their… Read More
A fall filled with School Bookfairs – Kaleidoscope Kids’ Books on the Road! The staff at Kaleidoscope Kids’ Books have been a schlepping machine, woman-handling towers of boxes filled with books that might have come to a school near you. We have had a whirlwind fall season, with bookfairs at several local schools. Holding a… Read More
Remembrance day hours: Just a reminder that we will be opening at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, November 11, 2013. We at Kaleidoscope Kids’ Books encourage you to attend the services for our Canadian heroes as we all spend some time remembering the sacrifices that have been made to keep us all safe!
Ottawa Bookstore: For those of you who missed Tudor Robins’ visit on Saturday – good news! You’ll have another chance to meet her and hear about her current book, and maybe even about the book she’s working on as we speak at the upcoming Kids’ Lit Café – an interactive and family-friendly showcase of local authors… Read More
Ottawa Book Launch: This Thursday, October 3, Kaleidoscope Kids’ Books is pleased to join Don Cummer at the Georgetown Sports Pub (1159 Bank Street) from 7 – 9 p.m. for the launch of his first kids’ novel, Brothers at War. Peopled with key figures from the War of 1812, such as General Isaac Brock and… Read More