Awards and Honors

Author

A Taste Of Heaven (Puffin Books):

-(2014) Shortlisted for the Libris Young Reader Book Of The Year
-(2014) Nominated for the Diamond Willow Award,
-(2014/2015) Won the Chocolate Lily Award.

-(2010) CCBC Best Books

First Time (Orca Books):

-(2009) Golden Eagle Award Nominee
-(2009) YALSA Quick Picks

Porcupine (Tundra Books):

-(2008) Shortlisted for the BC Book Prize Shelia Egoff Children’s Literature Award
-(2008) Shortlisted for the Canadian Libraries Association Best Children’s Book Award
-(2008) Shortlisted Foreword Magazine Book Of The Year Award
-(2008) Ontario Library Top Ten Best Bets

Singing Songs (Dutton/Penguin):

-A Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection.

Actress

Agnes Of God (1986)

Best Supporting Actress:

-Nominated for an Oscar.
-Won the Golden Globe.

Psycho II (1984)

-Nominated for Saturn Award.

Bomb Girls (2013-2014)

Best Actress TV Drama:

-Nominated for Canadian Screen Award (2013, 2014)
-Won Canadian Screen Award (2013)
- Nominated for the Monte Carlo Golden Nymph (2012, 2013)
-Nominated for the ACTRA award (2012, 2013)
-Won the Leo Award (2012, 2013)

Antibirth (2017)

Best Supporting Actress:

-Nominated for Chainsaw Award.