Member Profile

Diane Tullson

2004

Diane Tullson is the author of twelve books for children and teens including several purpose-written for reluctant readers. She has written for Canadian Living and Westworld Magazine. Her book, Red Sea, is an American Library Association Best Book and a New York Public Library Book for the Teen Age. Resource Links says, "This is a book that needs to be in every library for readers grade seven and up." Diane Tullson holds an MFA in Creative Writing from UBC and studies technical writing at BCIT. She lives near Vancouver, BC.

Phone number:
c/o Writers' Union of Canada

Publications

Taz's Recipe for Life. Orca Book Publishers, 2016
Foolproof. Orca Book Publishers, 2015
Riot Act. Orca Book Publishers, 2012
Sea Change. Orca Book Publishers, 2010
Riley Park. Orca Book Publishers, 2009
Lockdown. Orca Book Publishers, 2008
The Darwin Expedition. Orca Book Publishers, 2007
Zero. Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 2006
Red Sea. Orca Book Publishers, 2005
Blue Highway. Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 2004
Edge. Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 2002
Saving Jasey. Orca Book Publishers, 2001

Awards

American Library Association Best Book for Red Sea, 2006
New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age for Red Sea, 2006
BC Stellar for Red Sea, 2008
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Presentation Description

Diane Tullson speaks to schools and groups grade seven and up across Canada. She has presented to the Edmonton Children's Literature Roundtable and the University of Alberta symposium "Rethinking Literacy Education: Preparing New Teachers."

Northern OAC WITS:
No
GST:
GST not applicable