Joyce is the author of four children’s books:
The Toronto Blues baseball team isn’t having a great year. They’re excited about the new MVP player who will be joining them. But when they find out he’s gay, the players will have to decide whether to stick with their old prejudices, or stand by their new teammate.
Lorimer, Toronto, Ontario. February 2016.
Middle-grade, reluctant reader novel, ages 9-13. ISBN 978-1459410756
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Gabby: Wonder Girl
When a mysterious photo turns up, Gabby Wonder Girl and Super Roy use their magic word book to figure out who the girl in the photo is and save their neighbour, Mrs. Oldham. Question words, like Who? Where? and How? will help the dynamic duo save the day!
By Joyce Grant; Illustrated by Jan Dolby. Aug. 2016, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Markham, Ontario. Picture book, ages 3 to 6. ISBN 978-1-55455-384-6
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Gabby: Drama Queen
In her second adventure, Gabby is joined by two new characters: Roy and Mrs. Oldham. Gabby announces that she wants to put on a royal play set in a royal court and she will play a stately queen. Her best friend, Roy, excitedly decides to join her in the play—as a swordfish. A swordfish? That will ruin the whole play! Gabby will have to use her magic word book to give this scene a happy ending.
By Joyce Grant; Illustrated by Jan Dolby. Aug. 2013, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Markham, Ontario. Picture book, ages 3 to 6. ISBN 978-1-55455-310-5
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The very first Gabby adventure! When Gabby drops her magic book the letters fall out. Whatever she spells with the letters comes to life! When her C-A-T and B-I-R-D start to fight, can she make F-R-I-E-N-D-S?
By Joyce Grant; Illustrated by Jan Dolby. Aug. 2013, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Markham, Ontario. Picture book, ages 3 to 6. ISBN 978-1-55455-250-4
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