Fiddles and Spoons

Lila Hope-Simpson

Biography

Lila Hope-Simpson is a writer, columnist, poet, adult educator and early childhood educator living in the Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia with her husband, Ian. She was awarded the Prime Minister’s Award for Excellence in Early Childhood Education in 2005, and the Marianna Dempster Award for Children’s Literature from the Canadian Author’s Association in 2006 for her contribution to children’s literature.