2024

 

  • May 4- Hosting the launch of Larry Verstraete’s new book Coop For Keeps at McNally Robinson Booksellers
  • May 2- Author Visit- Sargent Park School- Winnipeg
  • April 23rd- Author Visit – Mennonite Elementary School- Bedson Campus-Winnipeg
  • April 19th- Virtual Author Visit- Brownell School- Saskatoon
  • March 28th- Presentation for St. James Assiniboia 55+ Group- Winnipeg

2023

  • December 3- Book Talk- 11 am -Bethel Mennonite Church Winnipeg
  • November 15- Author Night – Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village Museum
  • November 11-1-6 pm.- Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village Museum Christmas Market
  • November 6 and 20- Virtual Author Visit- United Mennonite Educational Institute- Leamington, Ontario
  • October 24- Author Visit -John Pritchard School- Winnipeg
  • October 11-7 p.m. – Manitoba Writers’ Guild Book Chat
  • August 23-8:20- Sixties Girl featured on Morning Live on CHCH TV Hamilton
  • August 12- Sixties Girl featured on the blog Q and A with Authors
  • June 24 – 7 p.m. – Author Reading – The Public Brewhouse and Gallery – Steinbach
  • June 15- Article about Sixties Girl written by Aaron Epp in Canadian Mennonite Magazine.
  • May 18 – Sixties Girl featured on Friday’s First Chapter at Bibliovideo
  • May 16 – Author Visit – Mennonite Elementary School – Bedson Campus – Winnipeg
  • May 12 – Author Visit – Bonnycastle School – Winnipeg
  • May 8 – Author blog featuring books like Sixties Girl published on the 49th Shelf website
  • May 6 – Sixties Girl number one on the McNally Robinson Best Seller list
  • May 5 – Canadian Review of Materials recommends Sixties Girl 
  • May 1 – Author Visit – Mennonite Elementary School – Katherine Friesen Campus – Winnipeg
  • May 1 – Sixties Girl selected as one of the top five new middle-grade books by Canadian Literature for the Classroom
  • April 28 – Launch of Sixties Girl at McNally Robinson Booksellers.
  • April 27 – Interview about Sixties Girl on CTV Morning Live Show
  • April 26 – Sixties Girl on the McNally Robinson Best Seller list for the second week.
  • April 11 – Release of Sixties Girl Book Trailer
  • April 10 – Interview with Middle-Grade Book Village about Sixties Girl.
  • April 8 –  Publication of Carillon article about Sixties Girl. 
  • March 23 – Author Visit – Munroe School – Winnipeg
  • March 20 – Author Visit – Ecole St. Avila- Winnipeg
  • March 16 – Presentation to Women’s Group – Steinbach Mennonite Church
  • March 13 – Author Visit – Holland Elementary School – Holland, Manitoba
  • March 8 – Author Visit – Clearspring Middle School – Steinbach, Manitoba
  • February – Online featured author for Winnipeg’s Thin Air Festival

 

2022

  • December 12 – Author visit – John W. Gunn Middle School – Winnipeg
  • November 2 – Author visit – John Pritchard School – Winnipeg
  • October 22 – Presentation about Lost on the Prairie at the Gaynor Family Library – Selkirk, Manitoba
  • October 15 – Class Visit Walter W. Brown School – Langham, Saskatchewan
  • October 7 – Book Talk – Bethania Residence – Winnipeg
  • October 6 – Book talk – Lindenwoods Manor – Winnipeg
  • October 5 – Book talk – Lindenwoods Terrace – Winnipeg
  • September 28 – Book Talk – Pembina Place Residence – Winnipeg
  • June 6 – Meeting with Winnipeg book club about Lost on the Prairie
  • May 12 – Presentation at Bethel Mennonite Church Seniors Luncheon about Lost on the Prairie – Winnipeg
  • May 6 – Lost on the Prairie  nominated for the Eileen McTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book by the Manitoba Book Awards
  • May 4 – Lost on the Prairie nominated for the MYRCA Sundogs Award
  • March 17 – Meeting with Winnipeg Book Club about Lost on the Prairie.
  • January 12 – Visit about Lost on the Prairie with a Winnipeg Book Club via Zoom.

 

2021

  • November 17 – Presentation about Lost on the Prairie for study group that meets at the Carmen United Church – Carmen, Manitoba
  • November 13 – Lost on the Prairie sales table – Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village Christmas Market.
  • November 3 – Presentation about Lost on the Prairie at Headingly Community Center.
  • October 27 – Presentation about Lost on the Prairie sponsored by the Public Library – Drake, Saskatchewan
  • October 22 – Featured writer of historical fiction on the Caroline Starr Rose Blog
  • October 5 – Aria Klassen review – Lost on the Prairie – Heritage Posting Magazine. Review here.
  • September 22 – Presentation about Lost on the Prairie at Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village Museum with authors Mark Reimer and Andrew Unger.
  • September 23 – Meeting with Steinbach Grace Mennonite Church book club in the afternoon and the Steinbach United Church book club in the evening about Lost on the Prairie. 
  • September 23 – Video about Lost on the Prairie on Bibliovideo
  • July 17 – Helen Norrie review of Lost on the Prairie in Winnipeg Free Press. Read it here.
  • July 8 – Interview with Michelle Sawatsky on her morning radio show on AM1250 and AM1220.
  • June 28 – Interview on the CTV Morning Show. Watch it here.
  • June 16 – 7 pm. Official launch of Lost on the Prairie with McNally Robinson Booksellers. Watch it here.
  • June 14 – Story in the Winnipeg Free Press about Lost on the Prairie.
  • June 9 – Short talk about Lost on the Prairie June meeting of the Canadian Society of Children’s Writers, Illustrators, and Performers.
  • June 4 – Lost on the Prairie featured on the blog mennotoba.
  • June 2 – Story about Lost on the Prairie in June 2 edition of Canadian Mennonite.
  • May 22 – Reading from Lost on the Prairie at the Prairie Horizons Writing Conference.
  • March 30 – Presentation to Grace Mennonite Church group in Steinbach about being an author

 

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