Young Adult / Teen Books

Last Ride; 2011

Hannah’s Touch; 2009

Exit Point; 2006

  • *The Year’s Best 2006, Resource Links

Finding Cassidy; 2006

  • *Teen Pick, Junior Advisory Board (JAB) Indigo

Lesia’s Dream; 2003

  • *Winner of the Kobzar Literary award
  • *Shortlisted: Rocky Mountain Book award
  • Snow Willow award
  • Young Readers’ Choice, Manitoba

Middle Grade Fiction

The Trouble With Cupid; 2008

Perfect Blue; 2008 (reissue)

A Taste of Perfection; 2002

  • *Teen pick, New York City Public Library, 2003

Picture Books

Mile-High Apple Pie; 2004

  • (Published in the U.S. as “Remember, Grandma?”)
  • *An NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People
  • *Shortlisted: 2004 Cilip Kate Greenaway Medal
  • 2006 Blue Spruce
  • 2006 Shining Willow

The Fox’s Kettle; 1998

  • *Outstanding, Canadian Children’s Book Centre
  • *Shortlisted: Governor General’s award, illustration

The Magic Ear; 1995

  • *Recommended, Canadian Children’s Book Centre

No Such Thing as Far Away; 1994

  • *Recommended, Canadian Children’s Book Centre


Chan Hon Goh, Prima Ballerina; 2005

Rosemary Brown, Political Pioneer; 2005

Our Mysterious Universe; 2005

Pay Dirt! The Search for Gold in British Columbia; 1995

  • *Shortlisted: Ontario Silver Birch award
  • B.C. Red Cedar Award