2022

October 22- I will be doing a presentation at the Gaynor Family Library in Selkirk

October 7- Book Talk at Bethania Home

October 6- I will be doing a book talk at the Lindenwoods Manor

October 5- I will be doing a book talk at the Lindenwoods Terrace

September 21- Book Talk at Pembina Place Home

June 6- Meeting with a Winnipeg book club about Lost on the Prairie

May 12- I gave a presentation at the Bethel Mennonite Church Seniors Luncheon about Lost on the Prairie

May 6- Lost on the Prairie is nominated for the Eileen McTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book by the Manitoba Book Awards

May 4- Lost on the Prairie is nominated for the MYRCA Sundogs Award

March 17- I met with a Winnipeg book club at one of their member’s homes. They had such great questions about Lost on the Prairie and the food and wine were amazing!

January 12- I have a delightful visit about Lost on the Prairie with a Winnipeg Book Club via Zoom.

2021

November 17th- I did a presentation about my book for a study group that meets at the Carmen United Church. Thanks to the large group of enthusiastic and interested women who attended. It was a delight!

November 13- I talked about my book with visitors to the Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village Christmas Market. My book sold out at the Museum Gift Shop.

November 3- I did a presentation about my book at the Headingly Community Center.

October 27- I did a presentation about my book sponsored by the Drake Public Library in Saskatchewan.

October 22- I was the featured writer of historical fiction on the Caroline Starr Rose Blog

October 5- Aria Klassen writes about Lost on the Prairie in the Heritage Posting Magazine. You can read her review here.

September 22- I did a presentation about Lost on the Prairie at the Steinbach Mennonite Heritage Village Museum with authors Mark Reimer and Andrew Unger.

September 23- I met with the Steinbach Grace Mennonite Church book club in the afternoon and the Steinbach United Church book club in the evening.

September 23- A video I made about Lost on the Prairie appeared on Bibliovideo

July 17th- Helen Norrie gives Lost on the Prairie a positive review in the Winnipeg Free Press. You can read it here.

July 8- I was interviewed by Michelle Sawatsky on her morning radio show on AM 1250 and AM 1220.

June 28- I was interviewed on the CTV Morning Show. You can watch it here.

June 16- 7 pm. The official launch of Lost on the Prairie with McNally Robinson Booksellers. You can watch it here.

June 14- There is a story in the Winnipeg Free Press about Lost on the Prairie.

June 9- I gave a short talk about Lost on the Prairie to nearly 100 fellow children’s authors and illustrators at the June meeting of the Canadian Society of Children’s Writers, Illustrators, and Performers.

June 4- Thrilled to be featured on the popular blog mennotoba. Thanks, Erin Unger!

June 2- There’s a story about Lost on the Prairie in the June 2 edition of the Canadian Mennonite.

May 22- I read an excerpt from my book at the Prairie Horizons Writing Conference.

March 30- I spoke to a group at Grace Mennonite Church in Steinbach about my life as a writer and that included introducing them to Lost on the Prairie.

2020

December 17 -I was one of the readers at the December 2020 Manitoba Book Jam. My introduction and reading start at around the 9-minute mark.