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Story time with Paola Opal: Saffy Looks for Rain

In this video I read the ebook version of Saffy Looks for Rain and explain why it’s ideal for young emergent readers.

To learn more about Saffy Looks for Rain click here.

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Story time with Paola Opal: Amazing

In this video I read my picture book “Amazing” —ideal for ages two to four. So get comfortable and enjoy the story!

From the entire planet to a tiny speck on the back of a bug, smaller and smaller things are revealed on each page.

To learn more about Amazing click here.

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Book Giveaway!

Sign up for my enewsletter and a chance to win a copy of my latest Simply Small book, Tecka.* The quarterly Paola Opal newsletter will give you details on my new titles, book giveaways and more.

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    * Ends August 14th, 2021. The winner will be contacted by email and must provide a mailing address in Canada or the US to claim their prize. Winner’s name & info will not be made public.

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    What’s Tecka About?

    In this video I answer the question: What is Tecka about and why is this book worth sharing?

    Tecka the baby octopus finds his way in the big blue sea.

    Praise for Tecka

    Recommended. The vibrant colours of the illustrations pop against the bold black outlines, and their simplicity renders Tecka appropriate for a very young reader audience.
    CM: Canadian Review of Materials

    Best Books for Kids and Teens 

    For more about Tecka and my Simply Small Series click here.