Author and illustrator Moreah Sinclaire of Richmond was born in Winnipeg. Her experiences as a grandmother, known as Nana, motivated her to e-publish her 60-page collection of twelve short stories and thirteen coloured illustrations for Time Together Adventures of Becca & Nana (Self-published $45). Having never known her own grandmothers, the central character of Nana is intimidated and perplexed when presented with a grandchild. It has been years since has held babies. She resolves to simply open her heart--and this works. Sinclaire's stories recount actual experiences with her granddaugher Becca from her infancy to age three. "The toddler learns to trust, listen to & love Nana and Nana learns to be patient, wise, and have fun!"

The digital version of the book appears in the form of two 30-page books: Time Together, Adventures of Becca & Nana Books 1 and Book 2. They retail for $6.99 each. Accessible online via the website or Amazon.

[BCBW 2015]