Eric Walters, a Member of the Order of Canada, began writing in 1993 as a way to pique the interest of his fifth-grade children in reading and writing. Since then, he has released over a hundred novels and picture books. He is a relentless speaker who speaks to over 100,000 youngsters in schools around the country each year. He currently resides in Guelph, Ontario. Visit www.ericwalters.net for additional information.