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Peggy

A middle-grade novel by Roy and Slavia Miki.

Roy Miki & Slavia Miki, illustrated by Stéphane Jorisch

"My name is Peggy and I am a guinea pig. You may wonder why a guinea pig would write her autobiography, but when you hear of my remarkable adventures, I'm sure you'll see why." 

Told in the voice of a remarkable guinea pig, this charming first-reader will enchant children, parents and teachers alike.

Stéphane Jorisch's delightful full-colour illustrations bring Peggy to life. (From Tradewind Press)

Peggy is for readers aged 8-12.

Peggy will be available in Oct. 2019.

Manitoba-born Roy Miki is a poet, scholar, editor and Order of Canada recipient most known for his social and literary work. Roy Miki won the Governor General's Literary Award for poetry in 2002 for Surrender. His partner, Slavia Miki, is an author and life coach. 

Interviews with Roy Miki

In light of Roy Miki's new poetry collection Flow, we're replaying and expert from Roy Miki's 2014 interview with Shelagh Rogers. 9:14
Roy Miki's new poetry collection brings together all of his work - from his early reflections on Japanese Canadian redress, to new poems that play around adventurously with language. 8:40

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