Kevin Sands

Kevin Sands is a multi-award-winning author of the bestselling Blackthorn Key series, with some recent notable awards such as the Parent’s Choice Award (2015), the Red Cedar Award (2017), and the CCBC John Spray Mystery Award (2016).  Since escaping from university with a pair of degrees in theoretical physics, Kevin Sands has worked as a researcher, a business consultant, a teacher, and a professional poker player. He lives in Ontario, Canada. 

Kevin takes the class on a journey to the 17th century, discussing work and play, dangers and disease, and life as an apprentice apothecary. There will, of course, be some coding and decoding, plus a reading with a Q & A to follow. Kevin's presentations appeal to students in grades 4-9.  Contact us to be notified when Kevin Sands is visiting the Winnipeg area.