October 2012

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Meet Maxine Trottier

Maxine Trottier is a prolific writer of books for young people. Born in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, on May 3, 1950, she moved to Windsor, Ontario, in Canada with her family ten years later. Now a Canadian citizen, she is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario.

Maxine spent 31 years asĀ an educator in elementary classrooms, guiding children toward literacy. The students in her class saw each step in the creation of a new work.

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Meet the Author

Nick Glass of TeachingBooks.net interviewed Walter Wick at his home in Connecticut.

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