Author Archives: Kristin Butcher

About Kristin Butcher

I'm a writer, primarily of novels for children and teens. I currently have 20 published titles, with another due for release in the spring of 2014.

Spring Book Hatching—Take Two

Libraries have always been special places for me—wandering among all those books is simultaneously calming and thrilling. I realize that’s a contradiction, but it’s the truth just the same. So when you throw a bunch of authors and illustrators into … Continue reading

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Spring Book Hatching – Hatched!

The rain may have been coming down in buckets outside the VPL, but that certainly didn’t put a damper on the festivities going on inside. What a day! For most of us the fun began around 11 am as thirty … Continue reading

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BCTLA Conference

On Friday, October 20th, the annual BC Teacher-Librarians’ Conference was held at Parklands School in Sidney. Many authors and illustrators were ion hand as panelists or presenters at the various sessions. We were greeted and given  goody bags upon arrival, … Continue reading

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