Fishbane, Melanie (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Author of the young adult novel, Maud: A Novel Inspired by the Life of L.M. Montgomery. Melanie’s rate is $250.00, two is $450.00, three is $700.00 and four is $900.00, plus travel. Skype visits available. Continue reading “Fishbane, Melanie (Toronto)”

Deen, Natasha (Alberta)

Writers’ Union Member. In Canada, Natasha’s family found refuge from the political and racial violence of Guyana, South America. Her experiences as a child of two nations are the foundation for her dynamic presentations, which help students find the story and power that lives inside them. She routinely speaks to an entire school during the course of a half day, and travel costs are included in her fee. $550 + GST for half day (2 sessions, or entire school in one), $1000 + GST for a full day. Continue reading “Deen, Natasha (Alberta)”

Chan, Arlene (Toronto)

$250 for one session, $400 for two, and $550 for three. No travel charges within the Greater Toronto Area. Arlene has written seven books about Chinese festivals and the Chinese in Canada. Arlene has given hundreds of presentations to students from grades one up to grade twelve. Continue reading “Chan, Arlene (Toronto)”

Beiser, Tim (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Picture books, Blue Spruce & Governor General’s Award nominee. JK to Grade 3. $250 plus HST per 50-min session. $0.42/km travel fee for presentations not accessible by Toronto TTC. Continue reading “Beiser, Tim (Toronto)”

Winters, Kari-Lynn (St. Catharines)

Kari-Lynn Winters

St. Catharines. Writers’ Union Member. World traveling picture book and non-fiction author, storyteller, and performer

$300 for one session (50-55 min.) $550 for 2, $750 for 3. + travel. 30 min. sessions for kindergarten are $150.00 when booked with at least of one full 55 min session. Discounts when you refer/rebook. Continue reading “Winters, Kari-Lynn (St. Catharines)”