Profiles & Interviews

Kids Book of Canadas RailwayWhere does inspiration come from? Please click on the following links to find out more about my books, my teaching background and my inspirations for writing.

Thank you to the Canadian Children’s Book Centre (BookNews), IBBY and Canadian Teacher magazine for the interviews. I appreciate them all!

Profile by BookNews: Canadian Children’s Book Centre

Profile by IBBY: International Board on Books for Young People

Profile by Canadian Teacher magazine

My inspiration for writing The Kids Book of Canada’s Railway (shown here) came from my grandparents, three of whom worked for the CPR in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. I grew up hearing their wonderful stories (and those of my parents) of working and riding on the early trains.