Ruth was born and raised in England where she graduated from university with a degree in education. She has taught for many years in both England and Canada, including primary, intermediate, and international students.
Ruth is also a graduate of the Institute of Children’s Literature. Her stories, poems, and non-fiction articles have been published in a variety of magazines for children and young adults across North America. In addition, her work has appeared in literary journals, an anthology, and publications for families. One of her humorous pieces, originally published in Canadian Living, was used by the Ministry of Education in Ontario in a high school literary unit. She also writes as R.H. Thompson.
Ruth lives in Calgary with her family, where she teaches full time.
Member since 2000
Region: Canada: West
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