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Established Kids & YA author with a weakness for shoes, books, gardens & grandchildren. 

Vancouver Island Kid’s Writers

Vancouver Island Kid’s Writers

I love Vancouver Island and I especially love that it is the home of a whole lot of creative children’s authors and Illustrators. Recently, a few of the talented members of this group got together to create a website, https://cwillvancouverisland.weebly.com/ to keep our friends and fans up to date on publishing news, upcoming events, social media connections and resources. Be sure to check it out.
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Sunday Success

Sunday Success

What a lovely a lovely and successful storytime at the Victoria Market’s pop-up bookstore hosted by Marmalade Books. Pictured her are Katherine Farris, Kit Pearson and me. Pat and Jamie invited us to read from our new picture books. Thanks for supporting local authors Marmalade Books, and thanks for the perfect picture Pat.
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Good News!

Good News!

Super excited to see that Island in the Salish Sea has been included as a Best Book selection by The Canadian Children’s Book Centre.
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Lee Bennett Hopkins

Lee Bennett Hopkins

Children’s Lit lost one of our greats today, Lee Bennett Hopkins.  I was never published by him, and I only heard him speak once many years ago. Still, I can’t begin to tell you how sad I am today. His poetry is delightful, insightful, whimsical, powerful. I say “is” not “was” because his poems and his books live on.
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Special Summer StoryTime

Special Summer StoryTime

Attention Victoria parents and caregivers! Mark your calendars for Sunday August 18 at 11am for a special storytime event with authors Sheryl McFarlane, Kit Pearson and Katherine Farris at the Marmalade Books pop-up bookstore at the Victoria Market.
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