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For National Geographic Learning


I am currently working on my second book for National Geographic Learning, to be published in 2024. Watch this space!

Reflect Reading & Writing Book 6 (CEFR C1)

National Geographic Learning, 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)

Pearson ELT Canada, 2019

Say What You Mean is an EAP speaking book presenting strategies for oral communication. I wrote the Student Book together with my husband, Tom Milburn. 

For BC Campus

College Skills: Intermediate English

Coast Mountain College/BC Campus, 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.

Critical Reading (CEFR B2+)

Pearson ELT Canada, 2015

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

For Trent University, Canada

Guides for International Students Series, 2000-2012


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.

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

  • King Abdulaziz University. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2022). Wrote study skills component of program to prepare students for overseas study through the King Abdullah Scholarship program.

  • Sir Sandford Fleming College. Peterborough, ON, Canada (2019). Wrote Communications course for international students in postgraduate Business courses.

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

  • Coast Mountain College. Terrace, BC, Canada (2017). Wrote curriculum and materials for new English language course focusing on Business, Healthcare, and Environmental Sciences.

  • Sir Sandford Fleming College. Peterborough, ON, Canada (2015). Wrote six-level general EAP curriculum.

  • University of Victoria. Victoria, BC, Canada (2013). Carried out external evaluation/revision of curriculum for Academic and General ESL programs. Wrote report detailing strengths and weaknesses and presenting a revised six-level curriculum.

  • Trent University. Peterborough, ON, Canada (2001−2012). As Curriculum Coordinator, oversaw development of curriculum for six-level EAP program; wrote curriculum document, student handbook, and instructor handbook.

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