Member Profile

Sarah Ellis

Ellis

Sarah Ellis was born in Vancouver in 1952. She earned a B.A. at the University of British Columbia. in 1973, and her MLS in 1975, and an M.A. at Simmons College, Boston in 1980. She writes a column on Canadian children's books for Hornbook magazine, and works part-time as a reference librarian and teaches occasional courses on children's literature and librarianship.

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Publications

Back of Beyond: Stories. Toronto: Groundwood Books, 1996.
Out of the Blue. Toronto: Groundwood Books, 1994.
Pick-up Sticks. Toronto: Groundwood Books, 1991.
Next-Door Neighbours. Toronto: Groundwood Books, 1989.
The Baby Project. Toronto: Groundwood Books, 1986.

Awards

Mr. Christie Book Award for Out of the Blue.
The Canadian Authors' Association Vicky Metcalf Award for a body of work.The Canadian Authors' Association Vicky Metcalf Award for a body of work.
Governor General's Award for Pick-up Sticks, 1991.
Sheila A. Egoff Award, BC Book Prize for The Baby Project, 1987.
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Audience size:
60
Northern OAC WITS:
No
One session:
$250
One session:
$150
GST:
GST not applicable