Love Is a Three-Letter Word

November 16, 2023 - I'll be at the Rossland Branch of the Whitby Public Library to discuss whether a dog should be your next family member and how to choose the right breed. I will also share tips for involving children in dog care and training. I hope you can join me!


Storybook Nook

August 27, 2023 - Toby Tootles story time in Kids World at the Canadian National Exhibition. Let's go to the Ex!

Toby Tootles Story Time

August 22, 2023 - A fun book event at the Rossland Branch of the Whitby Public Library. We even made fart putty!

Research Intensive

August 12-20, 2023 - An online two-weekend course with the Highlights Foundation to help you focus your research skills and build your confidence for adding facts to your fiction or nonfiction.

Rock Your Research and Proposals

May 8 & 10, 2023 - An online mini course with the Highlights Foundation about the tools and strategies writers need to confidently dig into research and book proposals.

Texas Library Association Conference

April 19-20, 2023 - Toby Tootles book signings with illustrator Mary Sullivan at the Sleeping Bear Press booth at TLA.


Tuesday Debut on Susanna Leonard Hill's Blog

April 18, 2023 - Susanna and I talked about my writing journey. Read more here.

Perfect Picture Book Friday on Vivian's Kirkfield's Blog

March 24, 2023 - Vivian shares a review of Toby Tootles and a recipe for fart putty! Read more here.

Interview on Lynn Becker's Blog

March 1, 2023 - Lynn and I talked about the story behind Toby Tootles. Read the post here.

Welcome post on Laura Roettiger's Blog

March 7, 2023 - Laura asked me about what I was like as a child and what inspires my writing. Read the post here.

Book of the Week

May 8, 2023 - Fox 43 News chose Toby Tootles as their book of the week. Listen to the newscaster giggle over the story!

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