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Elizabeth Verkoczy

Verkoczy

Born in Budapest, Elizabeth Verkoczy was educated at university in Hungary and England. At fifteen she became Hungary's youngest journalist. In 1956 she escaped to England and after university she pursued medical research while continuing writing scientific papers and fiction. She emigrated to Canada in 1966. From 1980-81 Elizabeth edited the Canadian Authors' Association newsletter. And from 1980-82 the Market section of the Canadian Author and Bookman. In 1997 she received a Desktop Publishing diploma from George Brown College, Toronto. A member of The Writers' Union of Canada, the Crime Writers of Canada, and the Canadian Ethnic Media Association. Elizabeth writes novels, short stories, and poems for publications in the U.K., U.S.A., and Canada. She extensively travelled all over the European countries; plus Scandinavia, Ireland, Hebrides, Orkney Islands, Spain, Morocco, Canary Islands, Greenland. She explored Canada from coast to coast, the United States, Cape Cod, Mexico, the Caribbean Islands, Jamaica, Nassau, Bermuda. Presently she lives in Toronto.

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Publications

White Tulips for Lena. Toronto: Simon & Pierre, 1983.
The End of the Forest. Toronto: Mousehole Literary Press, Ltd., 2005.
A Letter to God Vol. I-II. Toronto, 2005.
Aunt Hettie's Rose Garden and Other Short Stories. Toronto: Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2006.
A Letter From God Vol. I-II-III. Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2006.
The Story of the Mouse Villa and Other Short Stories. Toronto, Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2006.
"Georgina" The Diary of a Handsome Beagle Girl. Toronto: Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2006.
Short stories from the Mousehole. Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2007
Suddenly It Was Autumn. Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2007
The Old French Bookstore of Manhattan. Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2008
THE END OF THE MANUSCRIPT. Mousehole Literary Press ltd., 2009
Say a Prayer for Both of Us and Other Short Stories. Mousehole Literary Press, 2011
Where Do We Go From Here? Short Stories, Anecdotes and Poetry. Mousehole Literary Press Ltd., 2011

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