My dear friend Susin Nielsen and I will be appearing on CBC Radio’s The Next Chapter with Shelagh Rogers today at 1:00 PST. Hope you’ll tune in or check out the podcast when it’s posted. We had a lively discussion about YA, the teen years and their discontents, and about our books. It is always […]
that The Truth Commission is an Indigo Best Teen Book of 2015! So many gooders on that list.
I’m honoured that The Truth Commission has been nominated for the OLA’s Red Maple Award! What a terrific list of books and authors. Congratulations to all the writers in all the categories. And stay tuned for extra-special Red Maple-y things on this blog!
I’m hugely pleased to report that The Republic of Dirt, follow-up to The Woefield Poultry Collective, is available for pre-order in the U.S. and the UK! You can order the book at any online or bricks and mortar retailer and it will ship as soon as it’s ready.To celebrate this fact, I’m running a little […]
I will be giving a talk at Vancouver Island University on Friday, September 25 from 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. in the VIU Theatre as part of the Arts and Humanities Colloquium series. Please join us if you can. And check out the other presentations coming up in October and November: “A Journey in Jazz: From […]