Erica Fyvie - Author

Erica Fyvie

Erica was raised by her parents, yes, but also by the books of Judy Blume, Beverly Cleary and Norma Klein. She attended the University of Guelph, earning a bachelor's degree in English and drama. She received her master's degree from York University in film.

From there, she was a script editor for a production company that specialized in children's films, and an editor in educational publishing.

Erica lives in Toronto with her family, including two beloved pets: Marzipan and Clover.

Mad for Ads

2022 - Yellow Cedar Award, Ontario Library Association, Nominee

Trash Revolution

2019 - Red Maple Nonfiction Award, Ontario Library Association, Nominated
2019 - Children's and Young Adults' Book Awards - Intermediate Nonfiction Category, International Literacy Association, Winner
2019 - Middle Grades Science Book Award, AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Finalist
2019 - Green Earth Book Award, Children's Nonfiction Category, The Nature Generation, Winner
2019 - Just One More Page! Recommendation List, WSRA Children's Literature Committee, Listed
2019 - Best Children's Books of the Year, Bank Street College, Outstanding Merit Selection
2019 - Skipping Stones Honor List, Skipping Stones Magazine, Winner
2019 - Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children's Non-Fiction, Canadian Children's Book Centre Awards, Finalist
2018 - Eureka! Nonfiction Children's Book Award, California Reading Association, Honor Book
2018 - Best Books for Kids and Teens, The Canadian Children's Book Centre, Winner
2018 - Youth Book Award, Science Writers and Communicators of Canada, Short-listed
2018 - Lane Anderson Award, Fitzhenry Family Foundation, Short-listed