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Coming Soon!

In Progress

Watch this space  . . .

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New advanced-level book in progress . . .

Recent Publications

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For National Geographic Learning

Pathways Listening & Speaking Book 3 (CEFR B2), 2024

  • Pathways is NGL's flagship EAP series, now in its third edition. I authored the Level 3 Student Book and Level 3 Online Practice (Listening/Speaking and Reading/Writing).

Reflect Reading & Writing Book 6 (CEFR C1), 2022

  • Reflect is NGL's new EAP series for the global market. I wrote the Level 6 Student Book, Online Practice materials, and testing materials. Click here for more information.

For Pearson ELT Canada

Say What You Mean Book 2 (CEFR B1), 2019

  • Say What You Mean is a speaking book for students of EAP and general ESL. I co-authored this book with my husband, Tom Milburn.

Critical Reading (CEFR B2+), 2015

  • Critical Reading provides a systematic overview of the analysis of authentic academic text. Click here for more information.

For Coast Mountain College/BC Campus, Canada

College Skills: Intermediate English, 2018

  • This book is designed to prepare adult students (many of them Indigenous) who did not finish high school for college-level study. It isn't ESL, but there's a lot of overlap. Click here for more information.

Other ELT Writing 

  • Smaller and earlier projects for Richmond ELT, Young Digital Planet, ELS International, YBM Si-sa, and others.

Custom EAP Courses, Materials and Curriculum Documents for Universities and Colleges

  • King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Study skills materials (2022).

  • Sir Sandford Fleming College, Peterborough, ON, Canada. Business Communications course (2019); general EAP curriculum (2015).

  • Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Regina, SK, Canada. Curriculum/materials for new EAP program (2018−2019).

  • Coast Mountain College, Terrace, BC, Canada. Curriculum and materials for new EAP course (2017).

  • University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada. Evaluation/revision of curriculum for Academic and General ESL programs (2013)

  • Trent University, Peterborough, ON, Canada. Curriculum Coordinator and EAP Instructor. AuthorGuides for International Students series. Titles: Research and Documentation; Vocabulary Skills and Strategies; Successful Sentence Structure; 101 Trouble Spots in English (co-author); and Starting Your Trent Degree: University Regulations and Study Skills (2001−2012).

Teacher Training and Development Courses

  • Language Fuel, Auckland, New Zealand. Author, Get Started with EAP (2020).

  • British Council, Havana, Cuba. Designed and delivered training in EAP methodology at the University of Havana (2020).

  • TeachAway/Learnkit, Toronto, ON, Canada. Author,Teaching Writing INSET course for Beijing Normal University, China (2017).

  • Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB, Canada. Co-author, online Teaching English as a World Language course (2016–2017).

  • Sir Sandford Fleming College, Peterborough, ON, Canada. INSET course for K−12 teachers from Panama (2016).

  • Trent University, Peterborough, ON, Canada. Lead Instructor in TESL certification course (2003−2009). 

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