Catherine Rondina


Recommendations for “World Read Aloud Day”

Check out these recommendations from Lorimer Children & Teens, the publisher of my biographies of P.K. Subban and Carey Price! Dyslexia-friendly early readers with fun artworkInterest level grades 1-5Reading level grades 1-2Check out our series Be Brave, Morgan! and The Secret Games of[…]

I’ll be at the OLA on Friday!

What’s an OLA, you ask? It’s the annual Ontario Library Association Super Conference! It’s a major event, and includes Canada’s largest library tradeshow. There are seminars and talks on just about every issue libraries face today and the challenges they’ll[…]

“I Read Canadian” Day

February 19th, 2020 is going to be “I Read Canadian” Day, and you can help celebrate Canadian books for young people, and the richness, diversity and breadth of Canadian literature.  All you have to do is “Read Canadian” for 15[…]

The P.K. Subban biography!

Who is P.K. Subban? He’s just one of the best hockey players around! A talent on the ice, P.K. has set records and won the Norris Trophy, the highest honour in hockey for a defenceman. Often the centre of controversy[…]

Nominated for the Rocky Mountain Book Award

I’m thrilled that my biography of Carey Price was nominated for Alberta’s Rocky Mountain Book Award! This readers’ choice program invites students in grades 4 to 7 to read works of Canadian fiction, non-fiction and poetry…and then vote for their[…]

My Biography of NHL Superstar Carey Price

Available in Bookstores! One one of the most recognizable figures in hockey, Carey credits his success to his community of Anahim Lake, where hard work and commitment often face off against remoteness and cost.  The son of an NHL draftee[…]