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Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail

Photo: Maritza Anderson 2017

Danielle specializes in telling hidden histories for all ages. She is a sought-after speaker, consultant, and the author/editor of four books, including the best-selling collection In This Together: Fifteen Stories of Truth and Reconciliation (Brindle & Glass, 2016). Her first picture book, Alis the Aviator: An ABC Aviation Adventure, comes out with Tundra Books in July 2019. She was writer-in-residence at Berton House in Dawson City, Yukon, and was Edmonton's Historian Laureate. She currently lives in Houston, TX where she is researching and writing a creative nonfiction book on the Charles Camsell Indian Hospital, among other projects. For more information, please visit

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For the Love of Flying. Robin Brass Studio, 2009
Polar Winds: A Century of Flying the North. Dundurn, 2014
In This Together: Fifteen Stories of Truth and Reconciliation. Brindle & Glass, 2016
Alis the Aviator: An ABC Aviation Adventure. Tundra Books, 2019
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