is one of Canada’s finest writers for children. He was raised in Vancouver and now lives in Toronto. He won the Governor General’s Literary Award for Children’s Literature for Ghost Train.
The Bone Collector’s Son,Bamboo,The Jade Necklace,Shu-li and Diego,Shu-li and Tamara,What Happened This Summer, Henry Chow, The Secret Keeper
Ghost Train* Winner of the Governor General’s Literary Award 1996* Winner of the Ruth Schwartz Children’s Book Award 1997* Finalist for the Toronto IODE Book Award 1997* The Bone Collector’s Son* Finalist for the City of Vancouver Book Award 2004* Finalist for the Rocky Mountain Book Award 2006* Finalist for the Stellar Book Award (BC Teen Readers’ Choice Award) 2005-2006* Chosen as Best of 2004, Resource Links.ca* Bamboo*Finalist for the Chocolate Lily Award 2007 (BC Readers’ Choice Award)* Chosen as Best of 2006, Resource Links.ca* The Jade Necklace*Finalist for the Mr. Christie’s Book Award 2002* Money Boy*YALSA Stonewall Honor Book Award for Best LGBTQ reads for teens published 2012*