• Ted Staunton

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    Ted Staunton

    Biography:

    Ted Staunton has been entertaining readers of all ages with funny and perceptive stories of childhood, teen and family life since his 1983 debut, Puddleman, one of Canada’s most perennially popular picture books. This year sees the publication of three exciting new titles for different ages: Jump Cut, Morgan Gets Cracking and Power Chord. Trained as a teacher, Ted is also a speaker, performer and workshop leader in schools, libraries and venues across Canada. Since 2010, as a volunteer with CODE Canada, he has also travelled to Ethiopia several times to work with writers and editors publishing English-language material for young people in that country.