SANDILANDS, Joyce




Author Tags: Kidlit & Young Adult

Joyce Sandilands is a third generation Victorian, born in Victoria, B.C. on March 13, 1945. She began her writing career as editor for her husband, J. Robert Whittle who began writing while recuperating from a staph infection and surgery in 1994. Together they have written the "Moonbeam Series" for children aged four to nine and three stand-alone novels, including two award winners. They mainly sell their books at summer markets and Christmas Craft Fairs.

DATE OF BIRTH: March 13, 1945
PLACE OF BIRTH: Victoria, BC, Canada

AWARDS:
Loyalty's Haven, 2007 Gold IPPY Award for Best Canada:West Fiction
Whispers Across Time, 2008 Gold IPPY Award for Best Canada:West Fiction

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

Leprechaun Magic, Book 1, Moonbeam Series, co-authored with J. Robert Whittle, Whitlands Publishing 2000
3 On A Moonbeam, Book 2, Moonbeam Series, Whitlands Publishing 2004
Whispers Across Time, co-authored with J. Robert Whittle, Whitlands Publishing 2007
Race for a Treasure, co-authored with J. Robert Whittle, Whitlands Publishing 2008
Yesterdays: A Collection of Short Stories, co-authored with J. Robert Whittle, Whitlands Publishing 2010

[BCBW 2012] "Kidlit"