Blog

From time to time, I post news on my blog relating to conferences, books, events and memorable experiences.  You can access the blog entries by clicking on the posts, below.  Please feel free to make comments or ask questions!

  • Great Football in an Empty Stadium – the 2013 Under-20 World Cup in Turkey

    Just before heading to Turkey for a holiday this summer, I happened to notice that the country was hosting the 2013 Under-20 World Cup at the time … more

  • The 2013 Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) in Singapore

    Between May 26-28, I was fortunate enough to attend the Asian Festival of Children’s Content in Singapore.  This year, the AFCC was held at the National Library … more

  • A Visit to Canadian International School in Singapore

    I would like to thank the students and teachers at both campuses of Canadian International School in Singapore for hosting my author visit on Monday, May 26th. … more

  • Attending a Grade 1 Student Book Launch

    I recently visited the Grade One classes of Yokohama International School, where students asked me some very interesting questions, such as… During my visit, the students invited … more

  • “Playing Favourites” listed by the Canadian Children’s Book Centre

      I awoke this morning to some great news.  The Canadian Children’s Book Centre will be featuring Playing Favourites in the Spring edition of Best Books for … more

  • “Breakaway” and “Playing Favourites” Featured!

    Thanks to my publishers, Lorimer & Co., for featuring two of my novels, Breakaway and Playing Favourites, in their newsletter this month!           … more