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Marie Lafrance

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MARIE LAFRANCE has spent her whole life drawing pictures, at first to keep from biting her nails, then for magazines, newspapers, posters, billboards and board games. Now she illustrates picture books, including The Lady with the Books, Oscar Lives Next Door, and Bunny the Brave War Horse. Her book A Hen for Izzy Pippik won the Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Award. Marie lives in Montreal.


  • The Brass Charm, Short-listed, Shining Willow Award (Saskatchewan Young Readers' Choice), 2023
  • The Brass Charm, Commended, Best Books for Kids and Teens, Canadian Children's Book Centre, 2023

Books by Marie Lafrance