Born in London in 1946, Pamela Adams was a teacher before moving to Vancouver in 1981. In 1998 she self-published Blossom and Friends, a modest and simple children's story about a chicken, with illustrations by Robin Currie. It was produced by Morriss Printing. Adams currently resides on a hobby farm on Salt Spring Island. Handling sales herself only in southwestern B.C. she claims Blossom and Friends has sold 6,800 copies since its publication. In 2007 Adams released a sequel entitled From Blossom to Blondie, with illustrations by her daughter, Lindsey Adams.


Blossom and Friends (Self-published, 1998) 0-9684415-0-5
From Blossom to Blondie (Self-published, 2007) $15.75 978-0-9684415-6-5

PHOTO: Pam Adams (right) and illustrator Lindsay Adams

[BCBW 2008] "Kidlit"