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Interviews & News

JANUARY 2023

Elaine’s a guest on Lydia Lukidis’s Blog, Blissfully Bookish! She discusses her book journey for Superpower? The Wearable-Tech Revolution.

My sincere thanks to Lydia for her keen interest in Superpower? and hosting a book giveaway-YAY!

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DECEMBER 2022

Elaine joins Elton & Elizabeth Brewington and other authors on the Brightside Multichannel Magazine. Thanks, Elizabeth and Elton! It was my pleasure to meet such incredible talent. 

DECEMBER 2022

Jed Doherty interviews Elaine on the #Reading With Your Kids Podcast. Thanks Jed for a terrific interview! I really enjoyed our conversation. 

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NOVEMBER 2022

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Natalie Aguirre interviews Elaine on Literary Rambles. My sincere thanks to Natalie for her keen interest in Superpower? and hosting a book giveaway.

NOVEMBER 2022

Book Launch Party! In collaboration with MakerKids Leaside, Elaine launches Superpower? The Wearable-Tech Revolution. This event was part of the Toronto Lit Up programme, which the Toronto Arts Council and the Toronto International Festival of Authors support. My deepest gratitude to these organizations for their generous support! 

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OCTOBER 2022

Elaine’s a Guest Post in Teen Librarian Toolbox  /SLJ. Huge thanks to Karen Jensen for the opportunity to talk about how Superpower? came to be!

NOVEMBER 2022

The University of Toronto Family Care Office interviewed Elaine about Superpower? You can see the post here! Thank you, Natasja VanderBerg, for your tremendous support for the book launch; it meant a lot to me!

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NOVEMBER 2022

Ninth-grade student Elliott Kurta reviewed Superpower? The Wearable-Tech Revolution. Elliot’s an incredibly gifted student, and I’m grateful for his review and exciting questions. My sincerest thanks to Carol Baldwin for mentoring Elliot, posting his review on her blog, and interviewing me about the book!

OCTOBER 2022

Maria Marshall, The Picture Book Buzz, interviewed six STEAMTeam Book authors to help celebrate and promote their books. Elaine was thrilled to be included alongside these incredible authors! Maria, I’m ever grateful for the opportunity.

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“FIRST inspires young people to realize their dreams of becoming science and technology heroes.”

OCTOBER 2022

Presenting at the FIRST LEGO League Challenge Kickoff Celebration was an honour! FIRST Robotics Canada #FIRSTENERGIZE #morethanrobots. Thanks to Dave Ellis and the FLL team for inviting me to announce my new book, Superpower? The Wearable-Tech Revolution Orca Book Publishers and introduce engineer Manmeet Maggu Trexo Robotics who told his inspirational ironman story. Trexo designs wearable robots to help kids with disabilities walk. Manmeet welcomed the FLL team: “…your work at LEGO League is the start of creating an impact that you want to see in your world and community! I’m really proud of you for joining and best of luck in your future projects…”

SEPTEMBER 2022

I had a great time speaking with Mel Rosenberg about my new book Superpower? The Wearable-Tech Revolution (Oct 18) Orca Book Publishers & the many threads that influenced my thinking & writing. Thanks Mel for a wonderful conversation!

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JULY 2022

CodeitHacks invites Elaine to present to campers on EXPO day about what she learned about virtual reality (VR) when writing the book.

JULY 2022

TEACHMagazine features Superpower? The Wearable- Tech Revolution in their July/August 2022 Issue.

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MAY 2022

Robot legs for kids who can’t walk—incredible! Elaine saw first-hand how Trexo Robotics is changing kids’ lives. 

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