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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.
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The Man with the Violin

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Harry and Walter

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What Happened to Ivy

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101 Ways to Dance

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Becoming Ruby

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A Summer for “Goodbye…Hello…”

When I was a teacher (eons ago), one of my favourite writing assignments to give students came with the change of seasons. The idea was to write a “Goodbye…Hello…” piece based on things they were leaving behind and things they were looking ahead to. Something like, depending on the season:


Goodbye hockey. Hello baseball.


Goodbye sandals. Hello boots.


The kids came up with great “Goodbye… Hello…” list

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