Michael Bedard

Michael Bedard was born and raised in Toronto, where he still lives. His novels include Stained GlassA Darker MagicPainted Devil, and Redwork, which received the Governor General’s Literary Award and the Canadian Library Association’s Book of the Year Award for Children. He has also written several acclaimed picture books, including The Clay Ladies, which received the Toronto IODE Book Award, and Emily, a story about Emily Dickinson, illustrated by Barbara Cooney.