Come, Read With Me
Margriet Ruurs, illustrated by Christine Wei
Take my hand, let's go on a journey to a faraway land. Join two young children as they begin an adventure through a world of books in this story-within-a-bedtime-story. This metered read-aloud pays homage to classic children's literature: readers of all ages will love searching for characters they recognize from fairy tales and beloved picture books amongst the pages.
Spiders weave words and mythical dragons soar as the children travel through magical lands guided by the rhythm and rhyme of acclaimed author Margriet Ruurs. Little ones will want to cuddle closer and settle in on a delightful journey before heading off to sleep themselves. (From Orca Book Publishers)
Margriet Ruurs is a B.C.-based author of 40 books for children, many of which are award winning titles, including Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family's Journey, which won the Bolen Books Children's Book Prize.
Christine Wei is an artist and illustrated based in British Columbia, Her art is often inspired by nature and the social and cultural landscapes around her.