Doretta Groenendyk, a painter, writer and teacher, lives with her husband and three children on a small spot of land in the Annapolis Valley, NS. Doretta is the illustrator of the children’s book Bound Beans and Burn and is the author and illustrator of I’m Writing a Story, and Bully 101. Snow for Christmas, and Thank You for My Bed, both of which have been shortlisted for the Lillian Shepherd Memorial Award for Illustration. She also co-wrote Spin to Sea with her daughter Izra Fitch.

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