What-If Sara

By Rhea Tregebov

Illustrated By Leanne Franson

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Sara finds out that an active imagination comes in handy in real life.

Sara is always wondering "what if?" Caught up in the daily struggles in Depression-era Winnipeg, Sara’s busy parents can’t stop to answer. Sara's imagination turns into resourcefulness when her parents ask for help.

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Publication Date: October 13, 1999

Reading Age: 6 - 8

Genre: Picture Book, Children's Fiction

Product Format: Paperback

Pages: 24

ISBN: 978-1-896764-20-7

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About the Author

Rhea Tregebov

Rhea Tregebov’s books for children have been recommended in A Guide to Canadian Children’s Books as well CBC radio’s Children’s Literature Panel. She has written five children’s picture books, three in the “Sasha” series, which feature her son as the hero. Her books have been translated into French and Danish. She has also written six collections of poetry for adults. She lives in Vancouver where she teaches Creative Writing at the University of British Columbia.
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About the Illustrator

Leanne Franson

Leanne Franson was born in Regina, Saskatchewan. She studied Fine Arts at Concordia University in Montréal and did further study in Ceramics at Banff Centre, School of Fine Arts. After working as a dishwasher, massage therapist, short-order cook, waitress, foot courier and clerk at a fine arts materials shop, she decided to restrain herself to illustrating children’s books.
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