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Best Buds Book Recs
Best Buds Book Recs

July 30th is the International Day of Friendship, and let's face it, nothing bonds people more than shared adventure! Take a look at some of our favorite friendships featured in OwlCrate Jr books!

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'Twelfth' Book Club: Day 3 [End]
'Twelfth' Book Club: Day 3 [End]

What an absolute amazing story! Welcome back to the final day of the OwlCrate Jr book club read-along for Twelfth by Janet Key.

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'Twelfth' Book Club: Day 2
'Twelfth' Book Club: Day 2

Welcome back to day 2 of the OwlCrate Jr Book Club Read-Along of Twelfth by Janet Key!

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Everything You Need to Know About August's 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' theme!
Everything You Need to Know About August's 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' theme!

Here is what you can expect to find inside OwlCrate Jr's August 2022 'MYTHICAL BEASTS' box!

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'Twelfth' Book Club: Day 1
'Twelfth' Book Club: Day 1

It’s time for day 1 of the OwlCrate Jr Book Club Read-Along for our June 2022 book, Twelfth by Janet Key!

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June 2022 'CAMPFIRE STORIES' Magazine
June 2022 'CAMPFIRE STORIES' Magazine

Pack your bags! We're heading off to sleepaway camp with OwlCrate Jr's June 2022 CAMPFIRE STORIES box. Take a look in our June magazine for interviews, activities, and more!

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Discover A Series: The Healing Wars [Guest Post]
Discover A Series: The Healing Wars [Guest Post]

We’re so happy to open up 'Discover A Series' to our incredible OwlCrate Jr reps! Today, we have Alexis of Drop and Give Me Nerdy recommending a middle grade book series close to her heart.

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Backlist Reads — Books for the Summer [Guest Post]
Backlist Reads — Books for the Summer [Guest Post]

Cheryl from And Other Tales, one of our incredible OwlCrate Jr reps, is here to share some wonderful backlist middle grade books that may have missed your attention! Take a look for some great recommendations and activities to make the most out of your summer!

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Whatcha Reading, Jr? June 2022
Whatcha Reading, Jr? June 2022

Take a peek below at some of the books the OwlCrate Jr team read throughout June 2022.

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Six Incredible Canadian Authors to Check Out

Take a look to discover (or re-discover!) just a handful of the talented middle grade authors with Canadian roots. You’re sure to discover your next favourite read!

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DRAWING a Blank? WRITE On!

Get creative with these Creativity Corner activities!

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