Shapiro, Simon (Toronto)

Writers Union member. Passionate about sparking an interest in Science. $275 for one session, $475 for two, $650 for three, $800 for four (full day). Full day price can be split between neighbouring schools. Travel fee waived within 30 kms of Toronto. Standard kilometrage applies outside that area. Continue reading “Shapiro, Simon (Toronto)”

Eamer, Claire (Gabriola Island, BC)

Writers Union member. Middle grade nonfiction, mainly science and history, and picture books. Winner of the Science in Society Youth Book Award, the Lane Anderson Award, and the Red Cedar Information Book Award. Claire’s rate is $300 for one session, $550 for two, $750 for three, and $900 for four, plus HST. Continue reading “Eamer, Claire (Gabriola Island, BC)”

Krossing, Karen (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. YA and middle grade fiction. White Pine. Crystal Kite Winner. Writing workshops. Grade 4 and up. Karen’s rate is $225 plus HST per session, plus travel from Toronto. Mileage within Toronto may be waived. Continue reading “Krossing, Karen (Toronto)”

Bender, Rebecca (Burlington ON)

Author-Illustrator. Burlington, ON. Writers’ Union Member. Blue Spruce winner. K to 5. $350 plus HST for 1 session, two for $600, three for $800 and four for $1000, + travel for destinations further than 50 km. Continue reading “Bender, Rebecca (Burlington ON)”

Schmidt, Rene (Trenton, ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Author of best-selling Canadian Disasters series, RM Honour Book Leaving Fletchville. $250 for one session, $350 for two, $500 for three and for $700 for four sessions. No travel charge within 100 km of Trenton Ontario. Continue reading “Schmidt, Rene (Trenton, ON)”

Brouwer, Sigmund (Alberta)

Alberta. Writers’ Union Member. Sigmund delivers fun and motivating large-group presentations via his Rock and Roll Literacy Presentation, and on-going classroom workshops with his Writer In Residence program. Continue reading “Brouwer, Sigmund (Alberta)”

Kacer, Kathy (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member.Historical fiction and non-fiction, multi-award winner, and experienced speaker. Kathy’s rate in and around the GTA is $400 per session. HST and mileage charges are also applicable. Virtual Visits: $250 plus HST, 60 minutes, Skype/Google Talk Continue reading “Kacer, Kathy (Toronto)”

Sobat, Gail (Alberta)

Writers’ Union Member. YA, New Adult, 2x White Pine Honour. Multi-awards. Grades 4-adult. $375 for 1 session, $600 for 2, $850 for 3 and $1000 for 4, plus travel and accommodation. Continue reading “Sobat, Gail (Alberta)”