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Maggie De Vries

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Maggie De Vries

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    Maggie de Vries a writer, teacher, and editor, is the award-winning author of several children's books, including How Sleep Found Tabitha, Chance and the Butterfly, and Tale of a Great White Fish, a Silver Birch Honour Book and winner of the Christie Harris Illustrated Children's Literature Prize and the SPCA Henry Bergh Children's Book Award. Her adult nonfiction title Missing Sarah was shortlisted for a Governor General's Award and won the first annual George Ryga Award for Social Awareness in B.C. Literature for 2004. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia. Renne Benoit is an award-winning artist who has illustrated many books for children, including Lily and the Paper Man, which was nominated for the Blue Spruce Award and the Shining Willow Award and won gold as ForeWord magazine's Book of the Year. She lives in southern Ontario.
    11th March 2010

    Tale of a Great White Fish: A Sturgeon Story

    Big Fish is ancient and enormous. In her 177 years she's brushed against death more than once -- stalked by panners in t... More

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    14th March 2013

    Big City Bees

    For city kids like Sophie and Matthew, growing pumpkins is a big thrill. But they're worried. They know they need bees t... More

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    24th May 2012

    Fraser Bear: A Cub's Life

    One day a little girl accompanies her conservationist father as he tags a big black hibernating bear. Nestled beside her... More

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    2nd September 2014

    Rabbit Ears

    Kaya, who is adopted and multiracial, has just been released from a Youth Detention Centre and is carrying a painful s... More

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    18th March 2014

    Rabbit Ears

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    2nd October 2015

    Hunger Journeys

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    4th October 2016

    Once Upon a Golden Apple: 25th Anniversary Edition

    A brand-new board book edition, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of this fractured fairy tale bedtime story In... More

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