Publisher Spotlight: Tundra Books

The Book Wars

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This week, we are pretty excited to be putting a spotlight on one of Canada’s oldest publishing houses: Tundra Books! For one week, we will be reviewing children’s books that have been lovingly brought into the published world by Tundra! But first–

About Tundra Books

Tundra Books was founded in 1967 by Montreal-based writer May Cutler, who decided that unlike other publishing houses in Canada (and perhaps, most of North America), hers would focus on the books written for and consumed by children. But the children’s books they published were unique products that explored the meeting point of art and diversity, and how this intersection can appeal to readers young and old:

May Cutler loved all of the arts so much – drama, painting, and dance – she decided to introduce children to the talented artists in their own land. She wanted to create “children’s books as works of…

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