Saskatchewan holds many great memories for me. Number one, I was born in Saskatchewan and made many trips back to visit my Grandparents. Years later while traveling by Greyhound bus with my young son who had been born and raised in the mountains,… Continue reading
Absolutely great news– I've received A Chocolate Lily Book Award nomination for A Tinfoil Sky. I'm looking forward to hearing from and responding to young readers from across our province. My congratulations to all the authors who have been shortlisted. This… Continue reading
all rolled into one great time! Toronto is a great city and for a small town girl it’s a good thing the locals were friendly. I just couldn’t seem to get my north south east west straight… Continue reading
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
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!