Member Profile

Judith Williams

Judith Williams was born in Quebec, but has lived more than half of her life in Alberta. With several international awards in children’s non-fiction, she has ten books in print, three of which are translated into Spanish. Besides writing and editing, Judith provides workshops on publishing and creative writing to youth and adults in Alberta. She is an instructor at the University of Calgary, teaching courses on author promotion and publishing, as well as mentoring in the Creative Writing Certificate Program. 

E-mail: c/o Writers' Union of Canada
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Awards

Outstanding Trade Science Book for 2008 - Children’s Book Council (CBC) and National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) USA for The Discovery and Mystery of a Dinosaur Named Jane, 2007
ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Silver Award for Juvenile Nonfiction for The Discovery and Mystery of a Dinosaur Named Jane, 2007
Honor Book Award - Society of School Librarians International for Why is it Raining?, 2006
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Northern OAC WITS:
No
GST:
GST not applicable