PW10 Orca Canada Logo

Please log in to your Orca Book Publishers account.
Once logged in, your shopping cart will be saved if you need to leave the site before completing checkout. Your shipping addresses and discount codes will also be saved for future visits.

Sheila Egoff

Sheila Egoff discovered the public library in her hometown of Galt, Ontario, at age eight, more than eighty years ago. Her love of books led to a life devoted to the promotion of children's literature and librarianship. Sheila was the first curator of the famous Osborne Collection of Early Children's Books, which she was also partly responsible for bringing to Canada. In 1962, she moved west to help set up the library school at the University of British Columbia. Many of today's children's librarians credit Sheila with instilling in them a philosophy of librarianship that values literary quality and bringing books to each and every child. Sheila is the author of several important books about Canadian children's literature. She passed away in May 2005.

 


Titles by Sheila Egoff

Displaying items 1 - 1 of 1
Once Upon a Time : My Life with Children's Books
By authors: Sheila Egoff, Wendy Sutton
ISBN: 9781551433356
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 176
Availability: In stock.
Price:  $34.95

The memoir of a children's librarian, a reader, a teacher and a critic.

Your Cart

Empty

Top Sellers

My Heart Fills with Happiness

My Heart Fills with Happiness
SKU:  9574
Price: $9.95

Add My Heart Fills with Happiness to Cart

The Secrets Boxed Set

The Secrets Boxed Set
SKU:  O822
Price: $79.95

Add The Secrets Boxed Set to Cart

Au pas, camarade

Au pas, camarade
SKU:  0038
Price: $9.95

Add Au pas, camarade to Cart