That's right, by this time tomorrow I'll be flying across the country. I'm looking forward to visiting with readers in Whitby Ont. on Monday, a session at Toronto Public Library /Bloor Gladstone branch on Tuesday, and a session at the Toronto Public… Continue reading
Great morning, the sun was shining, the roads were good and we were off for an interview with CBC Daybreak Host – Chris Walker at the Morning Perk in Trail BC. (We also enjoyed some fresh out of the oven muffins, mmm, mmm,… Continue reading
She was my biggest fan and today would have been her birthday. There is something about moms and their unbridled enthusiasm for their kids, no matter their age. It was my mom (and older sister) who taught me to read and my… Continue reading
Congratulations to Susin Nielsen whose novel, The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen has won the CLA Children's Book of the Year. Two books were chosen as Honour Books: The Graverobbers Apprentice by Allan Stratton, and A Tinfoil… Continue reading
Great news! A Tinfoil Sky has been shortlisted for the 2013 Ruth and Sylvia Swartz Children's Book Award. Follow the link to check out all the shortlisted books. My congratulations to all!
It's been a fun week receiving and answering emails from all the Silver Birch Readers. Thanks for taking the time to write! I really do appreciate your well thought out questions and your enthusiasm for Mel and the story.… Continue reading