I'm very pleased to find my 2014 novel 'Unlit Spaces' included in the list of nominees. It's exciting to see such a strong list of nominees and honourable mentions. Congrats to everyone! http://...
Joyce Grant is an author, freelance journalist and literacy advocate. She also has a background in marketing and advertising.
Joyce does presentations and workshops in schools including author readings, journalism workshops and presentations, writers' craft workshops and literacy presentations for parents.
TAGGED OUT (Lorimer Publishing)
A fast-paced middle-grade book about baseball, for reluctant readers. Includes a strong secondary character who is gay.
GABBY (2013, illus: Jan Dolby, pub: Fitzhenry & Whiteside)
GABBY: DRAMA QUEEN (2013, illus: Jan Dolby, pub: Fitzhenry & Whiteside)
GABBY: WONDER GIRL (2016, illus: Jan Dolby, pub: Fitzhenry & Whiteside)
When Gabby drops her magic book, all of the letters fall out. Whatever she spells with those letters comes to life! Includes two pages of literacy activities.
Teaching Kids News, www.teachingkidsnews.com
Free, daily, kid-friendly news for teachers, parents and students. Each article includes curriculum questions. Readable, teachable news.
Getting Kids Reading, www.gkreading.com
Activities, games, resources and book ideas to help you get -- and keep -- kids reading.
Joyce's Author Blog, www.joycegrantauthor.com
About Joyce's books, events and presentations. Includes a kids' gallery of Gabby images.