Meet the Authors
February 20, 2023 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm
James Dobos – Joey Moloney & The Badger Lake Adventure
James is a supporter of the arts and love seeing the work of talented artist on display. Now a media production teacher, his interest in creative writing began as a student in Courtice, Ontario.
Richard Thake – The Thistlewaite Trilogy
Richard Thake began his writing career at Maclean-Hunter Publishing company in Toronto as a news reporter and feature writer on Marketing Magazine for two years. He then moved to F.H. Hayhurst Co. Ltd., one of Canada’s largest advertising agencies in Toronto, where he created a number of award-winning creative advertising campaigns, including “Turtles”, among others.
His first children’s book, featuring “Sir Seth Thistlethwaite” was published by Owlkids Books in 2010. It was followed by a second book a year later and a third book in 2012.
Now retired and living in Wilmot Creek, Richard has just started writing a fourth book in the “Sir Seth” series which, hopefully, will be available next year.