Photo: Hayley Hudson
Award-Winning Children’s Author/Illustrator
Ashley Spires is the celebrated author and/or illustrator of nearly thirty children’s picture books and graphic novels, including Small Saul, which was given to half-a-million Canadian elementary students through a national Grade One Book Giveaway program. Her bestselling book The Most Magnificent Thing has been translated into 19 languages, and was adapted into an award-winning animated short, and her Binky the Space Cat graphic novel series is now a 3D animated TV show seen around the world. Ashley lives in Delta, British Columbia.