Titles by Kate Thompson

My Journey in the Garden -- Ed Burt's Way of Growing Food
By Ed Burt with Kate Thompson
Published: self-published by the authors 2015
Printed by: OJ Graphix, Espanola, Ontario, Canada
ISBN: 978-1-77136-433-1
perfect bound
8" x 10"
117 pages
$25 CAD
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Ed Burt is a third-generation Manitoulin Island farmer who has a great passion for growing things. He is a local legend. He gets remarkable yields on a piece of land that has no great amount of topsoil and is in a wintry Zone 4B. A compelling storyteller, Ed gives advice on everything from biodynamics to crop rotation, food storage to wild harvesting...and much more.

Prose & Versicles – A Light Collection
By Kate Thompson       Illustrated by Heli Cotnam
Published: self-published by the author 2015
Printed by: OJ Graphix, Espanola, Ontario, Canada
ISBN: 978-0-9948499-0-8
perfect bound
4.25" x 5.25" (11cm x 14cm)
46 pages
$8 CAD

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This is a little book for adults and families, engaging to hold, delightful to read. Illustrated with line drawings by local Heli Cotnam, also of Manitoulin Island, the book offers family-friendly short stories, short essays and light verse.

Fill it In – A Forms Workbook for Aboriginal Students 
By Kate Thompson and Christianna Jones
Published: Ningwakwe Learning Press 2009
ISBN: 978-1-897541-03-6
spiral bound
8.5" x 11" (21cm x 28cm)
80 pages
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After many years working in literacy and upgrading programs, Kate and her colleague and friend, Christianna Jones, wrote this workbook to help students better understand the confusing prospect of filling out forms. The workbook explains common terms and gives guided opportunities to practice with paper-based and Internet forms for school, work and home.

It’s So Hard to Love You – Staying Sane When Your Loved One is Manipulative, Needy, Dishonest, or Addicted 
By Bill Klatte and Kate Thompson
Published: New Harbinger Publications 2007
ISBN - 10: 1-57224-496-8
ISBN - 13: 978-1-57224-496-2
perfect bound
6" x 9" (15cm x 23cm)
192 pages
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It's So Hard to Love You – Staying Sane When Your Loved One is Manipulative, Needy, Dishonest, or Addicted was Kate's first book, written with her brother, psychotherapist Bill Klatte. This best-selling book offers help to people dealing with difficult relationships – with parents, children, other relatives, friends and co-workers. By reading the book and working through the exercises, you will learn to better understand your loved one, his or her problem and – most importantly – yourself.

International Editions of It’s So Hard to Love You:

Spanish: Qué difícil es quererte
Published: Plataforma – Barcelona, Spain
ISBN: 978-84-96981-55-3
perfect bound
5.5" x 8.5" (14cm x 22cm)
240 pages
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Polish: Jak kochać kłopotliwych bliskich
Published: Wydawnictwo HELION – Kościuszki, Poland
ISBN: 978-83-246-1524-7
perfect bound
6.5" x 9" (17cm x 23cm)
212 pages
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Journeys of the Spirit IV
Skinner – Orien Corbiere – a memorial piece by Kate Thompson and Christianna Jones
Voices Against Violence – A Journal of Northern Women Having Experienced Violence
Annihilation! Restoration! – an essay and poem
The Leaf – words from the Queen's Bush & Bruce Peninsula #22
Friends Forever – an acrostic story that uses the whole alphabet and is, naturally, 26 sentences long
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