Wanda Thompson has been published in newspapers and has written several books among which are Brian - A New Beginning, 1924 Wembley Rodeo, The Mighty Transformer and The Adventures of Princess Jasmine. She has won literary contests and has studied with the Institute of Children's Literature in Redding Ridge, Connecticut. She has also attended the Writing with Style (Historical Fiction) residency workshop at the Banff Fine Arts Centre. Wanda is also interested in photography. She was published in the local newspaper for her article "What Is Love?" She also won Project Read's competition for her short story "Inferno" in 2011.
Wanda's next project is to write about the abuse women suffered in the early 19th century at the hands of those who should have been their protectors and works with her own photos.
Wanda was nominated for a Global EBook Award for Brian: A New Beginning in April 2012
10-year-old Bronislav finds that immigrating from the Soviet Union
means facing bullying and other hardships. But he triumphs over
adversity, handles a serious crisis, makes friends and even finds a
way to make some money for his struggling family.