I have always loved children's books. The older I became the more embarrassed I was to spend hours and hours in the children's book section of libraries and bookstores. Eventually I realized I was there because secretly that's what I wanted to do - write novels for young adults and illustrate picture books.
|Qaqavii can be ordered through Red Deer Press, |
your local bookstore or amazon.
|When the Trees Crackle with Cold is a book about the traditional moon calendar of the Cree people. It's inspired by my friend and Cree language and culture teacher Bernice Johnson-Laxdal's childhood memories of growing up in Ile-a-la-Crosse.|
When the Trees Crackle with Cold can be ordered through Your Nickel's Worth Publishing,
your local bookstore or from me directly.
Sled dogs, wilderness, old-time stories and northern Saskatchewan. This YA novel tells the story of 13-year old Jeremy who gets pressured into pulling a stray dog's tail. Knowing instantly what he has done is wrong he tries to do amends and befriends the dog. When Jeremy meets Yellow Dog's owner a friendship develops between the old man and the young boy that takes Jeremy beyond anything he ever imagined......
|Yellow Dog can be ordered through Red Deer Press|
or your local bookstore or amazon.