YHS had the pleasure of hosting three book launches! On November 19, Author Kallie George talked to the Grade 2 girls and 30 of them ordered her new book, ‘The Magical Animal Adoption Agency’.
On November 16, UBC Thunderbirds basketball star Kelsey Blair presented her book ‘Ugly Kicks’ to Grade 5, 6 and 7 students, inspiring them to read and play basketball.
On November 9, Grade 5 YHS student Andrea launched her first novel in the York House Junior School Learning Commons. Andrea is an imaginative young author whose writing will take you on exciting adventures to dangerous and historic places.
In her first book, her characters, Alex and Sylvie, move to a new house. When they go exploring they find something that takes them on the journey of a lifetime! Borrow Andrea’s book from the Learning Commons to read all about their time travelling adventure.