Reed and Nicole have been best friends since pre-school and use their complementary talents to write a series of children’s books.
Reed is a Registered Psychotherapist with a BA in English from McGill University and an M.Ed. from the University of Toronto. After her undergraduate, Reed worked in public relations for a national organization where she wrote and edited two workbooks for youth, one in collaboration with Scouts Canada for children 5-12 and the other for teens. She is a member of Rate Your Story, Children’s Insider, 12×12, SCBWI, and two kidlit critique groups. Last year she was a finalist in Susanna Hill’s Halloweenie PB Writing Contest and an honourable mention for BirthdayBirthday PB Writing Contest.
Nicole has a BA in Art History from the University of Victoria and continued to develop her artistic talents at the Emily Carr University of Art and Design. She is a mother of three and lives with her children, husband and dog in North Vancouver.
Both Reed and Nicole are members of the SCBWI.
If you don’t see the book you want on the shelf write it.Beverly Cleary
What draws people to be friends is that they see the same truth. They share it.C.S. Lewis
Artists paint pictures. The best artists paint pictures for children’s books.Richard Scarry