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Heather Hits Her First Home Run

by (author) Ted Plantos

illustrated by Heather Collins

Black Moss Press
Initial publish date
Mar 1989
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Mar 1989
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Ted Plantos has published eleven collections of poetry and two children’s books. His poems, short stories, articles and reviews have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies.

He was the co-founder with Clifton Whiten of Poetry Canada Review. He was the founding publisher and editor of Cross-Canada Writers’ Magazine, for ten years one of Canada’s leading literary periodicals. In 1986, he founded the Milton Acorn Memorial People’s Poetry Award.

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Heather Collins brings Come Sit By Me alive with the colourful illustration style for which she has become known. Her popular children's picture book credits include Whoosh I Hear a Sound!, The Bare Naked and A Pioneer Story: The Daily Life of a Canadian Family in 1840 for which She won both the Information Book Award and the Ruth Schwartz Children's Book Award. When she's not illustrating in her attic studio in Toronto, Heather can be found spending time with her two children and her husband.

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