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24 October 2020
Twenty-five or so years ago, when I was just dreaming about writing books for kids, my friend, autho...

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Room for One More is up for the 2020 Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People!

I Am a Feminist: Claiming the F-Word in Turbulent Times is shortlisted for the 2020 Information Book Award. Also up is another Orca title, Orcas Everywhere, by Mark Leiren-Young.

The Korean rights to Planet Grief were recently purchased by Changbi Publishers.

The Taste of Rain has made the Ontario Library Association's Silver Birch 2020 summer reading list.

Monique's first picture book, Oma's Monkey Man, will be published in both English and French by Scholastic in spring 2022.

A la radio! En fran├žais! Monique continues her stint as regular columnist on Radio-Canada's literary program, Plus on est de fous, plus on lit! hosted by Marie-Louise Arsenault.


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