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Kathleen Margaret Pearson (born 30 April 1947) is a Canadian writer and winner of numerous literature awards. Pearson is perhaps best known for her linked novels The Sky Is Falling (1989), Looking at the Moon (1991), and The Lights Go On Again (1993), published in 1999 as The Guests of War Trilogy, and Awake and Dreaming (1996) which won the Governor General's Award.

Pearson was born in Edmonton, Alberta and spent her childhood between that city and Vancouver, British Columbia. As a high-school student, she returned to Vancouver to be educated at Crofton House School. She obtained a degree in English Literature at the University of Alberta before going on to get her MLS at the "University of British Columbia" and an MA in children's literature eat the Centre for the Study of Children's Literature, Simmons College, Boston.

In 1975, she began her Library degree at the University of British Columbia and took her first jobs in that field in Ontario. She later obtained an M.A. at the Simmons College Center for the Study of Children's Literature in Boston. Returning to Vancouver, she completed her first novel "The Daring Game" which was published by Penguin Books.

Pearson now lives in Victoria, British Columbia, a few blocks from Ross Bay Cemetery, one of the settings in Awake and Dreaming.

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Total Books: 37
Awake and Dreaming
2014 - Awake and Dreaming [Puffin Classic] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780143187882
ISBN-10: 0143187880
Genre: Children's Books
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The Sky Is Falling
2008 - The Sky Is Falling [Guests of War] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143056348
ISBN-10: 0143056344
Genres: Children's Books, History, Literature & Fiction
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Looking at the Moon
2008 - Looking at the Moon [Guests of War] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143056355
ISBN-10: 0143056352
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction
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Lights Go On Again
2008 - Lights Go on Again [Guests of War] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143056362
ISBN-10: 0143056360
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction
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A Handful of Time
2008 - A Handful of Time (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143056386
ISBN-10: 0143056387
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Daring Game
2008 - The Daring Game (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143056942
ISBN-10: 0143056948
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction
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A Perfect Gentle Knight
2008 - A Perfect Gentle Knight (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780670066827
ISBN-10: 0670066826
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Handful of Time
2003 - A Handful of Time (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140322682
ISBN-10: 014032268X
Genre: Children's Books
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The Guests of War Trilogy The Sky is Falling / Looking at the Moon / The Lights Go On Again
Handful of Time
1999 - Handful of Time (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780833568137
ISBN-10: 0833568132
Genre: Children's Books
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This Land  A Cross-Country Anthology of Canadian Fiction for Young Readers
This Land A Cross Country Ant
1998 - This Land a Cross Country Ant (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780670878963
ISBN-10: 0670878960
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Awake and Dreaming
1997 - Awake and Dreaming (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780670869541
ISBN-10: 0670869546
Genre: Children's Books
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Sky Is Falling
1997 - Sky Is Falling [War Guests Trilogy] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780340687666
ISBN-10: 0340687665
Genre: Children's Books
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Looking at the Moon
1996 - Looking at the Moon [Guests of War, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140348521
ISBN-10: 0140348522
Genre: Children's Books
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The Sky Is Falling
1995 - The Sky Is Falling (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140376524
ISBN-10: 0140376526
Genre: Children's Books
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The Lights Go on Again
1994 - The Lights Go on Again (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780670849192
ISBN-10: 0670849197
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult
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Dear Canada Collector's Set No 2
Dear Canada Collector's Set No 2 (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780439961714
ISBN-10: 0439961718
Genre: Children's Books
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The Singing Basket
The Singing Basket (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780888991041
ISBN-10: 0888991045
Genre: Children's Books
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The Whole Truth
The Whole Truth [Hardcover] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781554688524
ISBN-10: 1554688523
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