Author Archives: Lee Edward Fodi

About Lee Edward Fodi

I’m a children’s author, illustrator, and specialized arts educator—or, as I like to think of myself, a daydreaming expert. I'm the author of the Kendra Kandlestar series and The Secret of Zoone. During my free time, I'm a traveler, adventurer, and maker of dragon eggs. I live in Vancouver with my wife, son, and unhelpful cat.

Take off with Baggage!

Author Wendy Phillips is launching her second novel-in-verse, Baggage, with a number of events. Here are the details . . . Event #1 When: Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 ~ 11 am Where: Richmond Public Library (Brighouse Branch) This event will be geared … Continue reading

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Oy Vey! Announcing the short list for the funniest children’s book award!

The Joan Betty Stuchner—Oy Vey!—Funniest Children’s Book Award committee has finally stopped laughing long enough to release this hilarious news: they have a shortlist! The received 60 very funny books, which kept the jury the most “buckled over with guffaws, … Continue reading

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Danielle Marcotte to launch her new French language book

Author Danielle Marcotte is launching her new book, Capri, la Petite Antilope des Prairies, with two separate events. Quand?: Vendredi 22 Mars 2019, 14h30 Où?: Centre culturel Royer de Ponteix, Saskatchewan Les Auvergnois Tout le monde et invité! When: Friday, … Continue reading

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Are you interested in writing or illustrating books for young readers?

Then we’ve got the event for you! CWILL BC is partnering with the Vancouver Public Library to put on a FREE event for the public. Join seven professional children’s authors and illustrators to find out how they broke into this … Continue reading

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Book Launch: The Princess Dolls

Join author Ellen Schwartz as she celebrates the release of her latest book, The Princess Dolls. When: 1:30 pm, Saturday, December 1, 2018 Where: Nikkei National Museum, 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, BC Ellen and illustrator Mariko Ando will have a table … Continue reading

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Jewelry, wands, and masks: creating characters through costume

Originally posted on Between the Cracks of Here and There:
I spent the last few weeks as an artist-in-residence at a school for particularly awesome teens. It’s a specialized school with only fifty students and, since this is my third…

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