Marie Cadieux

Children’s book launch: Piau’s Potato Present at Chapters Moncton in Dieppe


Bouton d’or Acadie and Chapters are delighted to invite ‘potato-lovers’ of the Greater Moncton area to launch Piau’s Potato Present, the English version of Diane Carmel Léger’s tale : La patate cadeau ou la « vraie » histoire de la poutine râpée, beautifully illustrated by Tamara Thiébaux-Heikalo. The event will take place at Chapters Moncton, Dieppe, on November 30th at 2 pm. The Hackmatack Award-winning author…

New kids on the children’s book publishing block


Readers often forget that behind every book, there are hours of research, countless drafts, and plenty of marketing meetings. But the whole thing can be just as surprising for new authors and publishers. Recently, Atlantic Books Today spoke with two first-time authors and a new publisher to find what it’s like to be the new kid on the block. Here’s what they told us. Filling gaps…