Bookaboo Silly Billy with Patrick Chan

Bookaboo and world champion ice skater Patrick Chan share a story about how a little boy overcomes his worries with the help of his grandma.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:08
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/12/2018

Bookaboo Sir Lilypad with Michael Sheen

Movie star Michael Sheen stops by the Bookabus to share the hilarious story called Sir Lilypad, about a little frog on a quest to become a knight.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/18/2017

The Canadian Experience Sisters in the Wilderness

In England, they had been rising literary stars: educated, cultured and refined. They were hopelessly unprepared for life in the rough-and-tumble new colony, where it was a wrenching struggle simply to survive. And yet, despite illness and poverty, and at times near starvation, the two women never stopped writing, leaving an unparalleled record of life in early Canada. Their story ...
  • 2003
  • 01:27:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Bookaboo Slug Needs a Hug with Hannah Simone

Bookaboo and fabulously talented New Girl actress Hannah Simone share a story about a slug that needs a hug!
  • 2016
  • 00:11:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/18/2017

Ideas Standing for Africa: The Ideas of Chinua Achebe

In 1958, the Nigerian writer Chinua Achebe published one of the first African novels to become an international bestseller in English. His work tells the story of the colonial experience from the perspective of the colonized. He discusses his ideas with CBC producer Sheyfali Saujani.
  • 2000
  • 00:54:30
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/03/2014

Studio K Studio K from Home: Stay at Home Poems

Mr. O shares some of his most inspired poetry with you!
  • 2020
  • 00:02:41
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 04/03/2020

Wandering Wenda T: The Totally Terrific Twirling Tigers of Tasmania

Our talented trio come toe to toe to tussle with the totally terrific twirling tigers of Tasmania and their touchy trainer!
  • 2017
  • 00:08:42
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/05/2017

Ideas The Black Jacobin (Part 1 of 3)

Novelist, historian, Marxist thinker and pre-eminent figure of the African and Caribbean nationalist movements, C.L.R. James was one of the great minds of the 20th century. David Austin profiles the man who wrote The Black Jacobins, the classic history of the only successful slave revolt in history: the Haitian Revolution, which presaged and influenced the African liberation movements. Part one of ...
  • 2005
  • 00:54:30
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/03/2014

Ideas The Black Jacobin (Part 2 of 3)

In the second of three parts, Ideas profiles novelist, historian, Marxist thinker and pre-eminent figure of the African and Caribbean nationalist movements C.L.R. James. He was one of the great minds of the 20th century. David Austin profiles the man who wrote The Black Jacobins, the classic history of the only successful slave revolt in history: the Haitian Revolution, which presaged and influenced ...
  • 2005
  • 00:54:25
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/03/2014

Ideas The Black Jacobin (Part 3 of 3)

In the last of three parts, Ideas profiles novelist, historian, Marxist thinker and pre-eminent figure of the African and Caribbean nationalist movements C.L.R. James. He was one of the great minds of the 20th century. David Austin profiles the man who wrote The Black Jacobins, the classic history of the only successful slave revolt in history: the Haitian Revolution, which presaged and influenced ...
  • 2005
  • 00:54:28
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/03/2014

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