Other Free Encyclopedias » Brief Biographies » Biographies: Barbara Barbieri McGrath (1953–) Biography - Personal to Fridtjof Nansen (1861–1930) Biography

M. Elizabeth Moore (1959-) Biography - Personal, Addresses, Career, Member, Honors Awards, Writings, Sidelights

ontario university canada tish

(Liz Moore)

Personal

Born 1959, in Zwiebruken, Germany; Education: Wilfrid Laurier University, B.A., 1980; attended Saint Mary's University (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada), 1995-97, and University of Western Ontario, 2003-04; Althouse Faculty of Education, University of Western Ontario, B.Ed., 2004.

Addresses

Agent—c/o Author Mail, Orca Book Publishers Ltd., P.O. Box 5626, Sta. B, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada V8R 6S4.

Career

Public school teacher in Ontario, Canada; presenter at writer's workshops and at public schools. Member, Althouse Faculty of Education choir, 2003-04.

Member

Writers Federation of Nova Scotia.

Honors Awards

Centre for Communicative and Cognitive Disabilities Award for Academic Achievement and Practicum Skill, 2004; two-time winner of Atlantic Writing competition.

Writings

(Under name Liz Moore) Zizi and Tish, Orca Book Publishers (Custer, WA), 2003.

Sidelights

Liz Moore told Something about the Author: "I began writing when we lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Two of my stories, a children's story and a work of adult short fiction, won the Atlantic Writing competition. I wrote a popular column in the local paper of the village where we lived, and later in the town we moved to in Ontario.

"My love of writing for children has led me to becoming a teacher. While I hope and plan to continue writing, I look forward to sharing the joy of discovery of works with future students."

Biographical and Critical Sources

PERIODICALS

Booklist, May 1, 2003, Hazel Rochman, review of Zizi and Tish, p. 1605.

Resource Links, June, 2003, Isobel Lang, review of Zizi and Tish, p. 6.*

[back] Lilian Moore (1909-2004) Biography

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or