Event - #CanLit

The month of April is a special opportunity to celebrate authors, their books and their readers. In Canada April is National Poetry Month and worldwide April 23rd is World

Book and Copyright Day as declared by UNESCO. "By celebrating this day throughout the world, UNESCO seeks to promote reading, publishing and the protection of intellectual property through copyright." The tweets profiled here are identified by their reference to #Canlit . Public libraries celebrate books, readers and their writers 365 days a year.

Here's a snapshot of #Canlit from Social-biblio.ca.

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Helen Kubiw @HelenKubiw

So excited! Today @ONLibraryAssoc announces #ForestofReading 2013 nominees. Celebrate great #young CanLit reads with these 110 nominees!

TorontoPublicLibrary @torontolibrary

@booksin140 Thanks Erin & thx for the inspiring #CanLit chats & for speaking with us during our planning process for #TellTPL chats. :-)

Kim Manton @kimmanton

RT @oliveridley: RT @gvpl: Come discuss "Half Blood Blues" as a librarian leads this fun book club for CanLit lovers. http://t.co/SoV4Bt ...

Bharat C @oliveridley

RT @gvpl: Come discuss "Half Blood Blues" as a librarian leads this fun book club for CanLit lovers. http://t.co/SoV4Bt0q #canlit #yyj

GVPL @gvpl

Come discuss "Half Blood Blues" as a librarian leads this fun book club for CanLit lovers. http://t.co/f8aayzsJ #canlit #yyj

May @maykilmer

@torontolibrary's #TellTPL chat transcript is up: http://t.co/Z3tUnHZc #canlit #libraries #Toronto

Vaughan Libraries @vaughanpl

@cbcbooks announced the next #CanadaReads theme: regional literature. Great way to explore #CanLit http://t.co/jCVlQ2mG #TessWO

Brantford Library @BtfdLibrary

Great photo from @TerryFallis's visit to @BtfdLibrary last night. #canlit http://t.co/2uKGXw49

Sharif Khan @SharifKhanBooks

Keep Toronto Reading Festival starts this Sunday, April 1 (No joke) http://t.co/nG9uidon @torontolibrary #Toronto #reading #festival #canlit

Elise Cotter @elisecotter

Good for @torontolibrary for insuring some of theirs events proceed during the strike http://t.co/4UWQ14gb #TOpoli #canlit

St Marys Library @StMarysPL

Can't get enough of the Hunger Games?? To mark the launch of the film, CBC Books is excited to present a CanLit... http://t.co/JQqGZkBe

MarleyLauro @MissMarley01

RT @orillialibrary: Hunger Games and CanLit! In-house faves picked -- Angus McLintock, Anne Shirley, Scott Pilgrim, Ofglen... http://t.c ...

Catie Sahadath @CatieSahadath

@JuliaGinley, @jonathanpc19 took your advice & checked out @TerryFallis' The Best Laid Plans from @opl_bpo and he loves it! #Thanks! #canlit

Orillia Library @orillialibrary

Hunger Games and CanLit! In-house faves picked -- Angus McLintock, Anne Shirley, Scott Pilgrim, Ofglen... http://t.co/JJ2Sfvre @cbc books

Brindle & Glass @BrindleAndGlass

A shout out to the #keeptorontoreading @torontolibrary urging us to pick up a great book. Celebrate the books you love! #canlit #yyz

Okanagan Library @OKRegLib

RT @kel_librarians: Absolutely brilliant column by Russell Smith in the Globe about CanLit being frozen in time http://t.co/xXpfDPqy

shannon smart @shannonsmart

"Remember, it's always 1955 in #CanLit" - Russell Smith on getting published in Canada http://t.co/3B4xbLuw @globebooks @margaretatwood @vpl

Kelowna Library @Kel_librarians

Absolutely brilliant column by Russell Smith in the Globe about CanLit being frozen in time http://t.co/q4S00ukF

Parkland Library @PrlLibrary

According to Russell Smith, "It is always 1955 in Canlit."... http://t.co/15O63Dj4

LondonPublicLibrary @londonlibrary

RT @KellyatLFPress: Ooh, as CanLit lover, I love this. MT @ParagrapheBooks: Looking for great #CanLit? Let @GillerPrize & @cbcbooks ...

Crossfield Library @CrossfieldLib

RT @CPLTeenZone: The list is up! See what the #Top100YA books are here: http://t.co/9jZNJ2a4 Some amazing picks, but not enough #Canlit!

Cybrarian @CPLTeenZone

The list is up! See what the #Top100YA books are here: http://t.co/8BLw45Ms There are some amazing picks, but not enough #Canlit!

Fish Creek Library @fishcreeklib

Courtesy of @quillandquire - preview of the big #Canlit novels this Fall! http://t.co/nz9dP488

DV Library @dvlibrary

RT @GillerPrize: Hey #Canlit lovers, time to vote! Enter #ReadersChoice2012 @CBCbooks to choose your fave and get ready to win prizes! ...

OttPubLib/BibPubOtt @opl_bpo

RT @cbcbooks: The August #canlit chat is today at 2pm ET! Join us to discuss #SportLit!

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ReginaPublicLibrary @OfficialRPL

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Grimsby Library @GrimsbyLibrary

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Penny McGill @McgillPenny

A Jane Austen-themed escape room. Do I have to be in town for Christmas? I think P.E.I is looking really good. https://t.co/zPfiAxC8GF

Jean Leggett 📚❤️🎮 @JeanLeggett

@EverJane_Game this looks like it's up your alley. https://t.co/9xRBvLXcns