Kathy Stinson

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Kathy Stinson, author of internationally acclaimed Canadian children's classic, Red is Best and the TD Award Winner, The Man with the Violin, also writes novels, short stories, and nonfiction for young people of all ages.

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Kathy Stinson Above all, read. Read lots. Read widely. And write.
Kathy Stinson milk and honey - rupi kaur
Company Town - Madeline Ashby
Orphan Train - Christina Baker Kline
A God in Ruins - Kate Atkinson
Ripper - Isabelle Allende
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milk and honey - rupi kaur
Company Town - Madeline Ashby
Orphan Train - Christina Baker Kline
A God in Ruins - Kate Atkinson
Ripper - Isabelle Allende
A Change of Climate - Hilary Mantel
They Fight Like Soldiers They Die Like Children - Romeo Dallaire
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Red Is Best

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The Man with the Violin

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Harry and Walter

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The Dance of the Violin

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What Happened to Ivy

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101 Ways to Dance

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Dark Spring (Our Canadian G...

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Becoming Ruby

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A friend recently sent me a “Memory” of hers that popped up on Facebook. It was something I’d tagged her with ten years ago. What’s still the same? she asked me. What has changed? Here’s my answer.

THEN: I am going to Liberia in February.
NOW: One of the writers I worked with there has told me a few of them had stories published in an adult collection last year. (I’ve bought it (Monrovia Rain a...

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A good story. A shame about the sloppy editing. Last pages not quite as satisfying as most of the book.
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3.5 Interesting glimpses into life in post-war Liberia and its effects on individuals in its aftermath. It would be interesting to know why no women submitted stories. Ade, Elfreda, Watchen, can you tell me?
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The writing was good enough to keep me reading about a most unlikable man but I’m relieved to be finished with it and with him. Too weird, violent, and without a shred of redemption (because how could there be) for my liking.
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“Everything you have contact with will be woven into your garden”
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