Kari-Lynn Winters and Stephen Taylor's picture book Gift Days (Fitzhenry and Whiterside, 2012) was recently nominated for the Rainforest of Reading Award. Celebrations of reading will be held in October in Grenada and St. Lucia. This award is supported by the OLA and the One Schoolhouse Foundation.
Terry G. Harris is a Canadian writer of German and Italian descent, born in Brazil. She lives in Thornhill, Ontario. Her degrees in humanities are from the University of Sao Paulo and the University of Toronto. Her works have been in history and genealogy. She has lately concentrated on publishing poetry.