Who Am I

A graduate of Brandeis University and La Sorbonne-educated, Heather Hartt-Sussman began her writing career as a copywriter for BCP, a large advertising firm in her hometown of Montreal, Canada. In 1991, Hartt moved to Los Angeles to become a reporter and Associate International Editor for the Hollywood Reporter. Two years in, Hartt became Editor-In-Chief, Int’l…


A segment for Global News

Here is a segment i participated in for Global News on First Book Canada, an organization I proudly support! First Book provides access to new books for children in need. To date, First Book has distributed more than 100 million books and educational resources to programs and schools serving children from low-income families throughout the United States and Canada….


Scholastic nabs Noni

Remember those sheets you used to bring home from school where you could check off all the books you wanted, and then you’d wait impatiently for your goodies to arrive? If you’re a bibliophile like me, you’ll know exactly what I’m talking about. To me it was better than getting a Valentine from a boy…


Noni Is Nervous

A unique hardcover picture book suitable for two to five year olds, Noni is Nervous is the story of a lovely little girl is worried about many things. Noni finds a way to control her nerves and work through her anxiety, making life much more bearable for everyone! Noni finds a friend, someone a little…



I am delighted to announce that The Canadian Children’s Book Centre has released its Spring edition of BEST BOOKS FOR KIDS & TEENS 2014 and Noni is Nervous is on the list!