Teachers Resource Guides (TRG’s)

Teachers Resource Guides (TRG’s)

Need a teachers resource guide for Canadian fiction? Reach for the 49th shelf of your nearest bookshelf. By that I mean there’s an exciting new source for teachers resource guides, including for my latest young-adult adventure novel, Tracker’s Canyon, and...
Tracker’s Canyon named a “best book”

Tracker’s Canyon named a “best book”

Tracker’s Canyon has been selected for inclusion in the Spring 2018 issue of Best Books for Kids & Teens from the Canadian Children’s Book Centre. That’s an honor! To learn about the story behind the writing of the book, click here and then...
Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Wrapping up my week-long author tour of Ontario, I dropped into Toronto for a wonderful Mother’s Day weekend with my son Jeremy. We walked for hours, to The Beaches, through an antiques market, around Toronto Island, Chinatown and Little Italy, and lots of other...

TD Book Week Day 5

I’ll add photos later when they arrive! On Friday I visited Ajax Public library (McLean Branch) in Ajax, Ontario, and Queen Elizabeth Public School i Oshawa. At Ajax, librarian Mandy fed me tea and a homemade ginger cookie to get me revved up, and I presented to...
TD Book Week, Days 3 and 4

TD Book Week, Days 3 and 4

As my week’s author-tour in Ontario continues…. Who knew that the Trent Lakes Public Library in Buckhorn, Ontario used to be a schoolhouse, and one of the librarians, my host Kim Fernandes, is also a children’s author about to go on tour to Japan?! I...