Farrell Holler

You probably think you know me. I have one of those very familiar faces, the kind that compels strangers to approach me and ask, “Don’t I know you from somewhere?” Other people will scrunch up their foreheads, squint and say, “I’m sure we’ve met before.” I’ve encountered some very interesting people because they’ve thought I was someone else.

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By Sue Farrell Holler

Cold White Sun

Young Adult

Supported by months of intense interviews and research, Cold White Sun is based on the true story of a boy who escapes political turmoil in Ethiopia and shows up alone and terrified at the former Greyhound station in Calgary. Set partly in Ethiopia and partly in Canada, readers will gain insight into what it means to be a refugee.

Other Books

To the Post Office with Mama

A daily walk to the post office in a small town is always fun, but it’s especially delightful when Mama isn’t in a hurry.

To the Pool with Mama

Going to the swimming pool is an adventure, especially when you are small enough to fit in the lockers and stand beneath the hair dryer.

Lacey and the African Grandmothers

Lacey Little Bird is a 12-year-old girl from the Siksika First Nation in Alberta, who likes to spend time with her grandmother.

Sue held a writers’ workshop for our Junior High Students, and she did a fabulous job! For nearly an hour, students were engaged in the writing process. Many students were beyond excited to share their stories with me during and after the workshop. Sue was really able to beat the ‘writers block,’ through use of effective writing prompts that complement the English class perfectly I would highly recommend Sue for any literacy program.

– H. Hargreaves, Teacher

Upcoming Events

November 24, 2020

North American release of “Raven, Rabbit, Deer”

Picture Book | Pajama Press | Toronto, ON

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