Silver Birch Fiction nominated author Ellen Schwartz is available and eager to visit the Kitchener-Waterloo area the week of May 15. Ellen will bring her “how I condensed 3,000 pages of research into a gripping middle-grade novel” presentation to share with kids. Book a full day and she’ll share Japanese recipes from the book, which has been named to VOYA’s Top Shelf list! Subsidy eligible! Book now while there's still time!