Laurel Croza lived near four dam sites when she was a child, moving nine times and attending six schools before she was fourteen.I Know Here is based on her memories of leaving Saskatchewan for Toronto. More...
The little girl in this story knows everything about the place she lives -- her road, her school, the forest where she plays hide-and-seek and where the wolf howls at night, the hill where she goes tobogganing in winter. But when summer comes the family is moving. More...
• Winner of the 2011 Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award
• Winner of the 2011 Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award
• Winner of the 2010 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Excellence in Children's Literature: Picture Book
"...simple and profound..." - The New York Times
"Beautiful book - not a single sentence that isn't grounded in specific and resonant detail... a poem for the heart" - Wayson Choy