Ontario Library's

Forest of Reading Award

The Forest of Reading is Canada's largest recreational reading program. 

This initiative of the Ontario Library Association (OLA)

is to encourage a love of reading in people of all ages.

More than 270,000 readers participate annually.

Hidden Gold won the Honour Book Award

in the category of

Red Maple Non-Fiction.

The Awards Ceremony

Ella's Speech Discussing

the Importance of Education Through Reading

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Ontario Library Association Super Conference

Book Launch
Third generation reading excerpt
Marshall Cohen with Second Story Staff
Original CJN Sales Team
Ella Burakowski
Signing Hidden Gold
Sarah Burakowski reading excerpt
Ella Burakowski & her Uncle David Gold
David Gold with Hidden Gold poster