Official website of Yukon best-selling youth adventure novel Aurore of the Yukon and the MacBride Yukon Kids Series, plus Keith's new book Tar Sands Diplomat.
Check out our podcasts: Aurore of the Yukon and the new Klondike Gold Rush History pod!
A real Yukon girl reads Aurore aloud by the woodstove. Each chapter is a podcast episode
REVIEWS FOR AURORE
"A wild ride ... Equal parts historical fact and pure entertainment."
"Amazing ... a thrilling read ... a tribute to the wisdom of kids. Can't wait for the movie!"
"We found the story very exciting because we never knew what might happen next. We loved Aurore and thought she was very brave."
THE YUKON NEWS
who read it to her kids in Toronto
THANK YOU NOTE, from an elementary school class
Keith Halliday is a Whitehorse-based management consultant and author.
He is the author of the MacBride Museum Yukon Kids Series of historical youth adventure novels, which were inspired by tales he heard around woodstove from his pioneering grandparents.
His latest book, The Tar Sands Diplomat, is inspired by his time as a Canadian diplomat in Brussels.
He studied at the London School of Economics, University of Victoria and F.H. Collins in the Yukon.
He and his wife Stacy have four children and live in Whitehorse.
TEACH AURORE TO YOUR CLASS
Young-at-heart readers of all ages have enjoyed Aurore, but we have something special for Grade 4.
Educational publisher Sarah Collinge at Read Side by Side in Seattle has put together a wonderful learning program starring Aurore.
Please send me an email.