Oscar is penning the ultimate break—up letter to his former Partner in Adventure and now Sworn Mortal Enemy. No more Time Travel Tower of Ultimate Power. Or Precarious Portal for Intrepid Explorers. Is their friendship doomed to destruction along with the world of imagination that the two have built together?
Set in an inner—city apartment complex and filled with humour, By the Time You Read This is a story that acknowledges the emotional rollercoaster that defines some childhood friendships and the importance of empathy and forgiveness in keeping those friendships strong.
Jennifer Lanthier is the award—winning author of several novels and picture books for young people including Hurry Up, Henry and The Stamp Collector.
Patricia Storms has been illustrating picture books and magazines for over 20 years. Her work includes The Pirate and the Penguin and Snowy Science, and her illustrations have been featured for many years in Chirp Magazine.