Carmichael, LE PhD (Trenton, ON)

Writers’ Union Member. Award-winning author of 21 science books for young people. Fees: $250 for a one-hour presentation, $400 for two hours, plus travel expenses. Contact me for full-day pricing. Fees include supplies for experiments. Skype visits also available. Continue reading “Carmichael, LE PhD (Trenton, ON)”

Blair, Kate (Toronto)

Writers’ Union Member. Kate’s debut YA novel Transferral was nominated for multiple awards and optioned for a potential TV series. Tangled Planet is set for release in the fall of 2017. $200 for 1 session, $375 for 2, $500 for 3, $600 for 4 sessions. Limited to visiting schools accessible by public transit, or where a teacher is able to provide transport from the nearest transit stop/station – no travel costs within Toronto; actual transit cost elsewhere in the GTA. Continue reading “Blair, Kate (Toronto)”

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)”

Becker, Helaine (Toronto)

Helaine Becker

Toronto. Writers’ Union Member. National Bestseller. 2+time Silver Birch winner. Multi awards. K-8. Please note: Helaine’s rate is $750 + HST for two sessions, $1000 + HST for three and $1200 +HST for four, plus travel from Toronto. Continue reading “Becker, Helaine (Toronto)”