Member Profile

Dorothy Joan Harris

Dorothy Joan Harris was born in Kobe, Japan on February 14, 1931, and came to Canada in 1938. She graduated from the University of Toronto in modern languages, then taught in France and Japan. In 1955, she married Alan Harris, settled in Toronto, and was editor with Copp Clark Publishers. She began writing for her two children, Kim and Doug, and has gone on to write for other people's children.

Phone number:
416-231-8284

Publications

Annabel the Detective. Scarborough, ON: HarperCollins Canada, 1991.
No Dinosaurs in the Park. Richmond Hill, ON: Scholastic Canada, 1990.
Speedy Sam. Richmond Hill, ON: Scholastic Canada, 1989.
Even If It Kills Me. Richmond Hill, ON: Scholastic Canada, 1987.
Four Seasons for Toby. Richmond Hill, ON: Scholastic Canada, 1987.
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Presentation Length:
60 min.
Genre:
Fiction
Grades:
k-6
Northern OAC WITS:
No
Two sessions:
$200
Two sessions:
$100
GST:
GST not applicable