Monica at age 8.

Monica at age 8.

About

Monica Silvie is a writer and illustrator of children's books. She lives in Vancouver, Canada. Monica’s first book will be published in 2021 by Kids Can Press.

Monica began her work as a children’s writer at age 11 with the publication-by-photocopier of The Enchantment, a fantasy story. She later grew up and ended up practicing law for over 15 years.

In 2015, she decided to return to her earliest passion, writing for children. She is studying towards a certificate in Illustration at Emily Carr University of Art and Design. She is also a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.