"... a carefully written Goosebumps ... a gentle but still shivery spook tale."
--Kirkus Reviews, July/2015
NEW! Myles & the Monster Outside (Sept. 2015) Weird Stories Gone Wrong Bk 2 Ages 8-12
Read Chapter 1 Here
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Philippa Dowding wrote her first book when she was nine, and has written poetry and fiction ever since.
She has won magazine awards for Zoomer, Macleans, Chatelaine, Today’s Parent, Canada's History and more. Her poetry and short fiction has appeared in Taddle Creek Magazine, Middle Shelf Magazine,The Adirondack Review, The Literary Review of Canada and other journals.
Her children's books have been nominated for numerous literary awards, including the SYRCA Diamond Willow, OLA Silver Birch Express and Red Maple, Hackmatack, Red Cedar and Co-Operative Children's Book Centre Awards. In 2013, The Gargoyle at the Gates was named a White Raven book by the International Youth Library in Munich. FULL BIO
Jake and the Giant Hand
Weird Stories Gone Wrong Bk 1
(Ages 8-12) Watch the Book Trailer
Shortlisted & Commended:
The Strange Gift of Gwendolyn Golden (Ages 9+) Shortlisted: OLA 2015 Red Maple Award Watch the Book Trailer
The Lost Gargoyle series Ages 9-12
Shortlisted: Silver Birch Express, Diamond Willow, Hackmatack, Red Cedar, Co-operative Children's Book Centre Awards, White Raven Book 2013
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