DARLENE MADOTT'S 7th book, MAKING OLIVES AND OTHER FAMILY SECRETS (RIPASSO), (Longbridge Books) was launched at the Columbus Centre, May 14, 2014, and in Montreal, May 2, as part of Blue Metropolis, and the Association of Italian Canadian Writers....
Ruth Miller was born and grew up in Toronto. After completing her B.A at the University of Toronto, she spent a year in Paris at the Sorbonne. For a while she taught High School French, and then Music and Movement for young children. She returned to OISE to complete her M.ED. She worked for Toronto Public Health for 20 years as a Sexual Health Educator.
Ruth is the author of three picture books for children all in rhyming text. She is currently working on another picture book. Her articles have appeared in the Toronto Star and the Globe and Mail as well as in Sexual Health Publications. She has three grown sons, two daughters-in-law and three grandchildren. She and her husband live in Toronto.