Teacher & Librarian Resources

“Children will succumb to the allure of this unusual mystery and the very specific appeal of a novel, part adventure, part fantasy, that involves merpeople!"
Aileen Wortley, retired librarian
CM: Canadian Review of Materials
Keepers of the Pact is sure to not only engage middle-graders but their teachers as well. With 34 short chapters, this would make a great classroom read-aloud novel."
Sue Slade
The Miramichi Reader
"Beautifully written. Captivating, mysterious, and fun! A fantasy taking place in my hometown, love it!"
Raelene Wall
Librarian at the Brigus Public Library

Calling All Intrepid Explorers!

Learn about Keepers of the Pact, a story inspired by a mystical tunnel, a mermaid sighting and hidden treasure.

Teacher Powerpoint

Colouring Page

Discussion Questions

Keepers of the Pact Poster

"Beautifully written. Captivating, mysterious, and fun! A fantasy taking place in my hometown, love it!"
Raelene Wall, Librarian
Brigus Public Library, Newfoundland & Labrador

Want to Book Karen for a Classroom Visit?

Karen is available for both in -person and virtual classroom visits. She is a member of Writers in Schools as well as the Writers Union of Canada. 

Did you know Keepers of the Pact has been reviewed and added to the Approved List of Resources for schools by the Nova Scotia Department of Education and Early Childhood Development? Teachers can order copies at a special discount from the School Book Bureau. 

Are you an educator located outside of Nova Scotia? Keepers of the Pact is available at independent bookstores across North America. Many provide educator’s discounts.  

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