About the Author

Shelley Tanaka

Shelley Tanaka is an award-winning author, translator and editor. She has written more than twenty books for children and young adults, winning the Orbis Pictus Award, the Mr. Christie’s Book Award, the Science in Society Book Award and the Information Book Award, and she has twice been nominated for the Deutsche Jugendliteraturpreis. Other honors include Texas Blue Bonnet runner-up, School Library Journal Best Books, ALA Notables and IRA Young Adults’ Choice. Her translation of Michel Noel’s Good for Nothing won the Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People and was on the IBBY Honor List (Commended). Shelley teaches at Vermont College of Fine Arts, in the MFA Program in Writing for Children and Young Adults. She lives in Kingston, Ontario.

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Climate Change Revised Edition

Climate Change Revised Edition

A Groundwork Guide
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New Dinos

New Dinos

by Shelley Tanaka
illustrated by Alan Barnard
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Nobody Knows

Nobody Knows

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On Board the Titanic

On Board the Titanic

What It Was Like When the Great Liner Sank
by Shelley Tanaka
illustrated by Ken Marschall
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From On Board the Titanic

"Jack felt the back of his neck prickle with fear. What he had known in his heart for the past hour was suddenly very clear. They would never get in a lifeboat. There simply weren't enough..."

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One More Border

One More Border

The True Story of One Family's Escape From War-Torn Europe
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All Year Round

All Year Round

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White as Milk, Red as Blood

White as Milk, Red as Blood

The Forgotten Fairy Tales of Franz Xaver von Schönwerth
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