Author Archives: Lee Edward Fodi

About Lee Edward Fodi

I'm a children's author, illustrator, and educator—or, as I like to think of myself, a daydreaming expert. When I'm not daydreaming myself, I teach kids how to do it. Yes, they might seem pretty good at it already, but in my experience, most of them haven't learned yet how to put it to good use. I'm the creator of the Kendra Kandlestar series and have illustrated books for other authors.

A book launch for children’s books in French

This coming Saturday, March 18, 2017, in the morning, Nancy Hundal and Danielle S. Marcotte are launching their new French books, so come down for a piece of cake onyour own or, better still, bring the French program children in your life! Nancy … Continue reading

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Calling BC Writers and Illustrators: Phase 3 of Reading Lights is on its way

Do you write stories or poems for children 12 years and younger? Would you like them to be featured under a Reading Light? Have look at the Reading Lights installed this year by visiting the official website. The Vancouver Public … Continue reading

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The latest Reading Lights are here!

We’re excited here at CWILL BC to tell you that the next round of plaques have been installed around Vancouver as part of the Reading Lights literacy initiative. These plaques feature children’s books by BC authors and illustrators and are installed on lamp … Continue reading

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Optimists Die First Book Launch

Join Susin Nielsen, winner of the prestigious Governor-General’s award, for the launch of her new book, Optimists Die First. Here are all the event details: Thursday, March 2, 7 pm Kidsbooks 2557 West Broadway, Vancouver For more information, contact the … Continue reading

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Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey

  Join Margriet Ruurs on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2:30 – 4:30, at the Central Branch of the Victoria Library, Community Room, 735 Broughton Street to celebrate with her as she launches her latest picture book: STEPPING STONES A Refugee Family’s Journey. The … Continue reading

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Reading Lights Phase 2 is here!

CWILL BC is pleased to announce that the books for Phase 2 of the Reading Lights project have been chosen. Reading Lights is a program in which plaques featuring children’s books by BC authors and illustrators are installed on lamp … Continue reading

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