Delighted to learn that Ni'n na L'nu: The Mi'kmaq of Prince Edward island (Acorn Press), co-written with Jesse Francis, is short-listed for an Atlantic Book Award and for a PEI Book Award. Winners of categories to be announced May 21 at Atlantic Book Awards Gala in Charlottetown.
Jane Urquhart was born in Little Long Lac, Ontario and educated in Toronto and Guelph. She has had three books of poetry, one collection of short fiction, and two novels published. Her novels are also published in the U.S., the U.K., and France. She has been a writer-in-residence at the University of Ottawa, Memorial University, and the University of Toronto (1997). Her fourth novel was published in Autumn, 1997.