Coming in April of 2022!
A lyrical circular story that follows the journey of a child's imagination, from hearing the trees breathing, to chasing a dragon through the stars. Carmen Mok’s magical illustrations flow from one spread to the next like animation, in a palette inspired by vintage printmaking.
Published by Groundwood Books
Illustrated by Carmen Mok
Now available for pre-order wherever you buy your books!
Escape to a remote island on Lake Superior
A Globe and Mail and Toronto Star bestseller!
Jean's debut adult novel is an affecting story of family, identity, and art that involves a decades-old mystery. Vividly drawn, Lake Superior is almost a character in itself, changeable yet constant, its shores providing both safety and isolation. For more, click here
Listen to an excerpt from the audio book version.
"This is a perfect hammock read for those who love the Bronte sisters and Jodie Picoult in equal measure." - Publisher's Weekly
"A haunting tale of nostalgia and lost chances that is full of last-minute surprises." - Kirkus
Short-listed for the 2018 HWA Debut Crown
Winner 2018 Northern Lit Award - Fiction
A BBC Radio 2 Book Club Selection
A Meditation on Hope
How do we move forward in the face of the unknown and unknowable? How do we talk to children about hope? Jean E. Pendziwol reads from her picture book I Found Hope in a Cherry Tree, illustrated by Nathalie Dion and published by Groundwood Books, August 2020.
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