Janet Wilson

Wilson
Ontario

Janet Wilson’s picture book Our Earth: How Kids are Saving the Planet was the winner of the Science in Society Book Award and was named a Smithsonian Notable Book for 2010. Her book One Peace: True stories of Young Activists won the Children’s Roundtable 2009 Information Book Award. Her latest book, Shannen and the Dream for a School, is based on the real-life activism of teenager Shannen Koostachin in Northern Ontario’s Attawapiskat First Nation community.