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Kathleen Cherry

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Vancouver, Canada

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February 2012

Kathleen works as a school psychologist in northern British Columbia where she lives with her husband and younger daughter.

Her elder daughter is now enjoying university.

Kathleen is thrilled to the success of her second book, Everyday Hero, through Orca Publishing in March, 2016.

Everyday Hero is a B.C. Book Prize Society Honour Book. It was also a nominee for the Silver Birch Award in Ontario's Forest of Reading Festival and won the Sault Ste Marie Regional Silver Birch Award.

Everyday Hero has also been nominated for B.C.'s Red Cedar Award and in the Hackmatack Award.

Kathleen's first book was released in Fall, 2012.

Kathleen’s writing has been featured in Northword, Highlights for Children, Woman, and Island Parent.

Her post-secondary educa

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When I started this blog, I decided that I would refrain from political statements.
Okay, I’ve changed my mind! For one thing, there are very few topics about which I feel passionate which are not political.
For a second thing, as an author, I should not stay silent.
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Blowing Bubbles by Kathleen Cherry
"A lovely story about a young boy and his grandfather and how things change yet stay the same after the grandfather has a stroke. I may recommend it to some of my patients who have young grandchildren. "
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" Hi

My name is Kathleen.

I am the author of a children's book, Blowing Bubbles, and I am very interested in bibliotherapy.

I joined because I am soooo ove
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I am both a fan of Canadian literature and also a Canadian author. My first children's book, Blowing Bubbles, was published through Aaspirat
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“Your whole life is a great deed. You're always doing things even when you've freaked.”
Kathleen Cherry, Everyday Hero

“But I would also tell them that I was a friend and I was a hero.

I would tell them that I was not average in type, appearance, achievement, function and development.

But then, being average is highly overrated.

And, average or not, I was okay.

Totally, completely and absolutely okay.”
Kathleen Cherry, Everyday Hero

“I'm not young enough to know everything.”
J.M. Barrie, The Admirable Crichton

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