New Book Releases from Kids Write 4 Kids writing contest winners.
Perfect Summer Read!

The Wonder of Words
by Sumal Ashfaq, grade 8
Whitby, ON

A Poetry Collection. In Sumal Ashfaq’s The Wonder of Words, readers are thrusted into a world of heartfelt literature and the small scenes we sometimes take for granted

Learning to Fly
by Olivia Hashem, grade 8
Aurora, ON

Keefee and Alek only have each other in the dystopian city of Zetheria. Born into slavery in the power plant, they create a pact to escape and follow their dreams

Latest Wave Blog

New blog posts are published weekly, written by students in grades 8 – 12, sharing their opinions and experiences on various topics that resonate among youth.

July 8, 2021 – Education Reimagined Voyager Magazine
Ripple Foundation: A Conversation with Ivy Wong, Founder

June 28, 2021 – CBC Toronto Now
Virtual literacy program empowers young authors to share their stories

The Write It Workshops is a creative writing program to inspire young authors in grades 4-8

Upcoming Workshops and Event

We are hosting virtual workshops for young authors to encourage and continue their writing journey at home. All the virtual workshops will take place on ZOOM. Every month, we deliver three virtual workshops. Each workshop is 1 hour in length and starts at 1:00 pm or 2:00 pm depending on the date. Check the schedule and sign up to receive an invitation to register.

  • Brainstorm Bonanza – July 10, August 7, September 11, October 16
  • Mixed Bag Mayhem – July 17, August 14, September 18, October 23
  • Plotline Play-By-Play – July 24, August 21, September 25, October 30

Kids eBooks Written by Kids Write 4 Kids Winners

No matter the age of the avid young readers in your life, we have books written by published authors between grades 4-8. Proceeds from book sales are donated to the winners’ charity of choice. Head to Amazon, Google Play, iBookstore, and Overdrive to explore 17 wonderfully creative stories from young Canadian writers to ignite the imaginations and a love for literacy in our next generation!

How to be an Abbott, written by Olivia Simms

by Olivia Simms, Grade 8

by Tvisha Lakhani, Grade 7

The Shores of Miami written by Szerminski

by Lucy Szerminski, Grade 7

The Big Red Balloon, written by Mya Barnett

by Mya Barnett, Grade 6

by Brynne Storey, Grade 4

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