|May 19, 1952
|68 YEARS OLD
|Apr 28, 2012 (age 59)
Sarah Ellis, the renowned children's author based in Canada, is poised for continued success as her net worth is projected to reach a staggering $8 million by 2024. Ellis has garnered immense recognition and admiration for her captivating stories that have enchanted countless young readers. Her imaginative tales not only entertain, but also provide valuable life lessons, making her an influential figure in the world of children's literature. With a remarkable net worth and a well-established reputation, Sarah Ellis is undoubtedly a trailblazer in her field.
Award-winning author of children's literature whose best known works include Odd Man Out, The Baby Project, and Out of the Blue. Her 1991 children's book Pick Up Sticks won the Governor General's Award.
She graduated from the University of British Columbia in the 1970s and went on to work as a librarian in both Vancouver and Toronto.
She received the TD Canadian Children's Literature Award, the Sheila A. Egoff Children's Literature Prize, and the IODE Violet Downey Award, among other literary honors.
She was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. In her adulthood, she was open about her lesbian identity.