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Lynne Kositsky

Lynne Kositsky is an award-winning Canadian poet and author. Her poetry has won the prestigious E.J. Pratt Medal and Award and the Canadian Author and Bookman Award. Her 2004 Holocaust novel, The Thought of High Windows, was shortlisted for several prizes and won the Canadian Jewish Book Award for Youth. Lynne’s first book in the Our Canadian Girl Series, Rachel: A Mighty Big Imagining, won the International Youth Library’s White Raven Award, given to books that “contribute to an international understanding of a culture and people.”