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Loretta Garbutt

Author, Performer

 

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Membership level
Member
First Name
Loretta
Last Name
Garbutt
Province or Territory
Ontario
Craft
  • Author
  • Performer
Website
booksbyloretta.com
Twitter
@lorettagarbutt
Instagram
loretta.garbutt
 

Professional information

Bio
Born and raised in Toronto, Loretta has been an actor and voice animation performer for over 30 years.
She has worked on CBC radio dramas and many cartoons, including the voice of Valerie in the ongoing ‘Max and Ruby’ series.

Having aspirations to become an author, Loretta was a finalist in CANSCAIP’s 2015 Writing for Children competition in the picture book category.
Her first picture book with Kids Can Press, The Stopwatch, is set for a spring 2020 release.

Loretta is also a book reviewer, event bookseller, and the education liaison at Mabel’s Fables bookstore in Toronto.
Available For
Class room visits.
Publications
A Stopwatch from Grampa, Kids Can Press.
Pub Date: April 7, 2020
Rights bought by Trigger Publishing/Upside Down Books
Grandpa's Stopwatch pub date: November, 2020.
Awards
Kirkus Star Review
School Library Journal Review
Other Memberships
SCWBI
CCBS

CANSCAIP office is located within the Centre for Social Innovation, Annex.
720 Bathurst St., Suite 503, Toronto, ON M5S 2R4

Email: office@canscaip.org
Phone: 1-416-515-1559

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