|Joanne Lécuyer is a Canadian independent author who loves writing positive fantasy chapter books for kids.Joanne has always loved books, especially how the stories and images can create a whole new world. As a teenager, she enjoyed drawing her favourite images from fantasy books and posters. She now feels she’s having even more fun telling the stories!
As author and owner of Topsy Books, Joanne gets to invent characters and places and works with different illustrators to help bring her stories to life.
Her vision for her “Topsy Books” is to stir the imagination and creativity of kids, and the young at heart, by writing stories that touch upon life experiences in a way that is positive, imaginative and most of all fun.
Joanne Lécuyer lives with her cat Black Magic in Gatineau, Quebec near Ottawa, Ontario.
Joanne is a member of the The Society of Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators – SCBWI, the Ottawa Independent Writers – OIW, the Canadian Children’s Book Centre – CCBC, and l’Association des auteures et auteurs de l’Ontario français – AAOF.
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