Eileen Kernaghan launches her latest YA/teen novel from Thistledown Press on May 10, 1:30 p.m. at the New Westminster Arts Council's gallery in Queens Park. Sophie, in Shadow, Eileen's ninth historical fantasy, is set in 1914 India under the Raj.
Sally S. Ito
Sally Ito is a poet and fiction writer. She was born in Taber, Alberta, and currently lives in Winnipeg. She has published three books of poetry, Frogs in the Rain Barrel, A Season of Mercy, and Alert to Glory, as well as a collection of short stories called Floating Shore. Ito has also studied in Japan, and has done translations of contemporary Japanese poetry. She teaches creative writing in Winnipeg and is a former blog contributor to the multicultural children's literature blog and website, PaperTigers.