It was fun being the YA columnist at the Winnipeg Review for the last few years, and now I’ve handed my pen over to Anita Daher. She turned the tables on me, and launched her column by interviewing ME! HA!
Check it out, here.
Thank you, Melanie, for this great interview!
October 2, 2014
On September 26th 2014,
the MANITOBA YOUNG READER’S CHOICE AWARD was presented to Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch for her novel Making Bombs for Hitler. The award was presented at a special ceremony held at the Manitoba Theatre for Young People, with hundreds of kids in attendnace. Marsha was selected by Manitoban tweens who had read at least 5 books from the nominated list.
Students and fans gathered to hear Marsha Continue reading “MYRCA and Marsha”
Thank you, Derrick Grose and School Libraries in Canada for this fabulous interview:
by Marsha Skrypuch
this was originally posted on Brenda Kearns’ blog here.
Most people will say that fiction is fake and non-fiction is true, but have you ever had a news article written about yourself or a topic you’re very familiar with? Was it 100% accurate? Not likely!
Yet news articles are supposed to be non-fiction. Ditto for textbooks. They’re filled with facts and figures that are based on suppositions of the time but that doesn’t make them true. Continue reading “Fiction, Non-fiction and Narrative Non-fiction”
The interview can be found on Christine Kohler’s website here.
Here is a short interview and reading from Underground Soldier. Thank you, Teachingbooks.net!