Kendra Kandlestar chosen for Vancouver Reading Lights
Lee Edward Födi's Kendra Kandlestar and the Box of Whispers has received its own plaque as part of the Reading Lights program, an initiative in which plaques featuring children’s books by BC authors and illustrators are installed on lamp posts near parks, playgrounds, schools, and libraries throughout the city of Vancouver.
Reading Lights is a collaborative project of Vancouver Public Library and the Children’s Writers and Illustrators of B.C. Society.
The Search for Arazeen listed in Best Books for Kids & Teen 2015
The fifth and final book in the Kendra Kandlestar series has been listed in the Canadian Children's Book Centre's top books for the 2015 fall season. That means a complete run for the entire series; all five now books have now been selected!
New Kendra Kandlestar book is released—and it's absolutely FREE
Kendra Kandlestar: Legends & Lore has just been released as a free download from all digital platforms. This companion book to the Kendra Kandlestar series explores some of the history, mythology, and culture of the Land of Een and is a must-read for Kendra Kandlestar fans.
Book 5 is here!
Kendra Kandlestar and the Search for Arzeen is officially available. Get your copy today:
Check out an interview with the author of Kendra Kandlestar on CBC radio's North by Northwest. Take a listen!
Lee Edward Födi chosen
for 2015 TD Book Week Tour
Lee Edward Födi was among the chosen authors selected for the TD Canadian Children's Book Week 2015. He toured through seven different cities in Ontario, Canada, from May 2-9, 2015.
Kendra Kandlestar original artwork
on display at YVR
Original artwork from Kendra Kandlestar and the Box of Whispers is currently on display at the Vancouver International Airport, as part of an exhibit featuring local children's illustrators. The display includes the original black-and-white cover art for the book, plus two pieces featuring fan-favorite characters Honest Oki and Winter Woodsong.
Kendra Kandlestar nominated for
Chocolate Lily Award
Kendra Kandlestar and the Box of Whispers has been shortlisted for the Chocolate Lily Award.