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Tundra’s FRANCES WOLFE makes her home on the Nova Scotia shore, where her family has lived for more than a century. Her first book, Where I Live, was awarded the Ann Connor Brimer Award for an outstanding contribution to Canadian children’s literature as well as the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Award for illustration. Her second book, One Wish, was awarded the Mayor’s Award for Excellence in Book Illustration, presented by the Halifax Regional Municipality. Both books are currently available in English and Spanish. Wolfe is a self-taught artist and an accomplished storyteller, puppeteer, and children’s programmer. She has more than thirty years...  Read More

book cover The Little Toy Shop
Written by Frances Wolfe
Illustrated by Frances Wolfe

Hardcover | Tundra Books | Juvenile Fiction - Holidays & Festivals - Christmas; Juvenile Fiction - Toys, Dolls, Puppets | 978-0-88776-865-1 (0-88776-865-2) | October 2008 | 21.99

Come and explore Mr. Kringle’s special little toy shop, where he spends his days helping every customer find just the right toy. When a box arrives at the shop with a small stuffed bunny inside, Mr. Kringle determines to find him a loving home in time for Christmas. Could the little... [read more]

book cover Where I Live
Written by Frances Wolfe

Hardcover | Tundra Books | Juvenile Fiction | 978-0-88776-529-2 (0-88776-529-7) | February 2001 | 17.99

The young narrator lives where the sun winks off the waves, breezes cool the evening, treasures are waiting to be discovered. ‘Where I Live’ is the seaside.

In her first picture book, Frances Wolfe has captured the sights and sounds of life on the seashore in 16 outstanding illustrations. Astute readers will... [read more]

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