Andrea’s kids’ nonfiction title Eat this! has been recognized as one of the best books of 2018 by both School Library Journal and Kirkus Review! 

It is also an OLA Best Bets—one of a only a handful of titles selected by the Ontario Library Association as best of the year—and was chosen by the Forest Kid Committee as one of its picks for the Summer Reading List. Children also nominated Eat this! for the Red Cedar Book Awards 2019-2020.

If you want to hear more about the book and the issues involved read this Q&A on The Lunch Tray blog or listen to the webinar hosted by the Stop Marketing to Kids Coalition.

Andrea’s first YA novel, Big Water, is available in stores now. You can see some of the reviews here or check out the handmade book trailer.

Andrea reads from Big Water at the launch party at TYPE books in Toronto

Andrea is currently working on two books for children about city living (Groundwood Books), her first fiction picture book (OwlKids), as well as several projects for adults, including a novel.