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Video of the Week: Evangeline Lilly on the Importance of Books in Children's Lives

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Well you may know Evangeline Lilly best from intense conversations regarding whether to go back to or not go back to a certain mysterious island, the actress is also a lifelong book lover, whose first children's book, The Squickerwonkers (Titan Books) has just been published.

Lilly's passion for books comes across in this video, made in support of First Book Canada. Lilly urges readers to be aware of and donate to the charity, which distributes books and educational resources to schools and programs serving children from low-income families.

Check out what Lilly has to say and consider supporting First Book Canada this holiday season!