Margaret J. McMaster has won the GOLD MEDAL for her book, The Complete Babysitter Out of Control! Series, in the 2015 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards JUVENILE FICTION - EARLY READER/1st CHAPTER BOOKS category.
Anne Hart was born in Winnipeg, grew up in rural Nova Scotia, studied at Dalhousie (arts) and McGill (library science), worked for a year or two at a time in Halifax, London, England, and Kingston, Ontario, and has had the good fortune to live in St. John's, Newfoundland for many years. The Head of the Centre for Newfoundland Studies at Memorial University Library, she devoutly believes in tax credits for literary papers and public lending right for authors. Hart has three children.