In This House Are Many Women

From: In This House Are Many Women and Other Poems


The Runner – Exit – Marie Leads the Way – What Rhoda Remembers About the First Five Minutes – Filling Out the Form – Edna – Jane’s Observation Notes – Charlotte’s First Night – Barbara – Edna Remembers Exactly How It Goes – Valerie Listens to Gwendolyn – Helen’s List – The Fashion Show – If I Do Say So Myself – Neighbour – Marie’s Lullaby



Sheree Fitch

Sheree Fitch burst onto the children's poetry scene with her celebrated book of nonsense verse Toes in My Nose in 1987. Since then, she has written 17 books for children and won numerous awards for her work, including the Mr. Christie Book Award, Marianna Dempster Award, Silver Birch Award, and Hackmatack Award. In 1998, she won the prestigious Vicky Metcalf award for a body of work inspirational to Canadian children. She has been goodwill ambassador for UNICEF since 1994.