Deborah Ellis is the author of the international bestseller The Breadwinner, which has been published in twenty-five languages. She has won the Governor General’s Award, the Middle East Book Award, the Peter Pan Prize, the Jane Addams Children’s Book Award and the Vicky Metcalf Award. A recipient of the Order of Canada, Deborah has donated more than $2 million in royalties to organizations such as Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan, Mental Health Without Borders, the UNHCR and the Children in Crisis fund of IBBY. She lives in Simcoe, Ontario.
Deborah Ellis is published by Groundwood Books
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September 30, 2022
The Right to Great Stories: Celebrating the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award
Deborah Ellis, Eric Walters, Maria Lassén-Seger, and Christina Wahldén
September 30, 2022 at 5pm
October 31, 2020
TIFA Kids! The Greats: Deborah Ellis
Deborah Ellis and Cliff Lee
October 31, 2020 at 10:30am