TIFA Kids! The Greats: Deborah Ellis
Originally aired on October 31
Re-release September 02
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Join award-winning author Deborah Ellis as she talks about her new book for young readers, The Greats. The book takes a compassionate look at some of the tough issues that young people face today. Readers of all ages will be transported to the country of Guyana, where they will explore themes of depression, desperation and suicide, with the unexpected help of a giant prehistoric sloth. Deborah is an Order of Canada recipient and winner of the Governor General’s Literary Award. (Recommended for ages 12 and up)
Interviewer: Cliff Lee
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