Beatrice and Croc Harry
Imaginations Ignite! Events for Schools
Presenter: Lawrence Hill, author
For ages: 9-13 (but all adventurers welcome)
Event description: Join us for a fun and interactive event with Lawrence Hill, one of Canada’s most celebrated authors. We’ll explore the magic of Beatrice and Croc Harry, his debut novel for middle grade readers, about a brave and resilient Black girl’s search for identity and healing after she arrives in the magical forest of Argilia.
Learning themes: Race and racism, identity, friendship, resilience, intersectionality, social justice
This event will include live ASL interpretation.
Please note: A recording of this event will be available from Wednesday June 15 – Wednesday June 29. Register to receive a post-event email with details regarding the recording.
We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts.
Need the book? Purchase a copy from one of our bookselling partners:
Almonte: Mill Street Books, 613-256-9090
Guelph: The Bookshelf, 519-821-3311 x1
Kitchener: Words Worth Books, 519-884-2665
Ottawa: Octopus Books, 613-233-2589
Toronto: Another Story Bookshop, 416-462-1104