Scholastic Canada celebrates its 25th anniversary of their publishing partnership with iconic children’s author Robert Munsch in 2022. To mark the occasion, Scholastic has created Munsch Mayhem – a multi-faceted national salute to Canada’s favorite storyteller.
“After Robert Munsch’s job interview with the CBC’s Shelagh Rogers very last drop, in which he disclosed that he has been identified with dementia, there was an incredible outpouring of guidance and adore for him,” stated Nancy Pearson, Scholastic Canada’s President of Marketing and advertising and Publishing, in a media launch. “We needed to make a instant for anyone to rejoice Robert and his books.”
The month-extended activities kicked off on Canadian Impartial Bookstore Day on April 30th, with more than 100 independent stores featuring a free commemorative tote bag with buy of a Scholastic Munsch e-book.
Somewhere around 100 libraries, bookstores, and communities across the state are submitting Munsch Walks in French and English, outdoor pathways which will have pick Munsch publications posted along the walkway for people to appreciate. For much more details on the site of the Munsch Walks, click on below.
Scholastic Canada is also partnering with Minor No cost Libraries with a donation of Robert Munsch books to a lot more than 100 Little Absolutely free Libraries across Canada.
A group of learners from Centennial College’s Children’s Media system throughout made a online video, “A Enjoy Letter to Robert Munsch” as a class venture. The video can be identified below.
This slide, Scholastic Canada will publish Leaves¸ a Robert Munsch tale established in his hometown of Guelph, Ontario, and illustrated by Munsch’s longtime collaborator, Michael Martchenko. “We have a substantial selection of tales Robert wrote even though he was touring and getting motivated by young children he fulfilled,” mentioned Diane Kerner, Munsch’s editor and Scholastic Canada’s Vice-President of Publishing, in the exact release. “Fans can rest confident that Robert’s tales will keep on to be published for many years to appear.”
– Jennifer Cox