Author & Illustrator

Alison Hughes

Alison Hughes writes for children of all ages. Her books have been nominated for Silver Birch, Red Cedar, Diamond Willow, Hackmatack and Alberta Literary Awards, as well as the Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award. She shares her love of writing by giving lively presentations and workshops at schools and young-author conferences. She lives in Edmonton, Alberta, with her husband and children, where her three snoring dogs provide the soundtrack for her writing. For more information, visit

Most Recent Book
Beatrice More and the Perfect Party book

"About" from Orca Publishing Jan-Jun 2018 catalog.

chapter Books

sick · illness · emergencies · friendship
Kasey & Ivy

picture Books

birthdays · siblings · family
Beatrice More and the Perfect Party
bedtime · getting ready for bed
The Silence Slips In


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