Steven Rhude is a painter, a writer, and the author of "A Place Called Away" "Living and Painting in Nova Scotia." He lives in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.
"A Charming Story. Steven Rhude's illustrations bring the setting and characters of the story to life, reflecting his connection with both in this charming story. With many rural schools throughout the country facing similar threats, this book will resonate with many." --"Resource Link" (February 2012)