Lillian Boraks Nemetz

Author of The Old Brown Suitcase, The Sunflower Diary, The Lenski File, Ghost Children and others.

Biographical note

I could perhaps like others have astonished thee with strange improbable tales; but I rather chose to relate plain matter of fact in the simplest manner and style; because my principal design was to inform, and not to amuse.

- Jonathan Swift, The Travels (IV: 12)




The Old Brown Suitcase
Sunflower Diary
The Sunflower Diary
The Lenski File
The Lenski File
Ghost Children
Ghost Children

Garden of Steel



(French translation of The Old Brown Suitcase)
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Dark Times
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Astrologer in the Underground
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Tapestry of Hope

Other Publications

Anthologies, Articles about

External Links

UBC Department of Continuing Studies
Children's Writers and Illustrators of BC
Hidden Child Foundation
CCL - Canadian Children's Literature
Bilingual journal of criticism and review covering Canadian books and other media for children and young adults.
Writers' Union of Canada
Ronsdale Press  
     Lillian's work at Ronsdale 
Ben-Simon Publications
Tundra Books
     Published work at Tundra

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