Orca Book Publishers

Charis Cotter

For most of her life, Charis Cotter has been fascinated by ghost stories. She collects, writes and tells them to eager audiences of all ages. She is the author numerous acclaimed and award-winning books for children, including The Swallow and The Painting. She lives in a house by the sea in Western Bay, one of the most haunted places in Newfoundland and Labrador.