At the Atlantic Book Awards gala last night in Charlottetown, Ni'n na L'nu: The Mi'kmaq of Prince Edward Island (Acorn Press) received two awards. The book, co-written by AJB Johnston and Jesse Francis, was judged the "best Atlantic-published book" in 2013 and also the best non-fiction book on PEI...
Ruth Miller was born and grew up in Toronto. After completing her B.A at the University of Toronto, she spent a year in Paris at the Sorbonne. For a while she taught High School French, and then Music and Movement for young children. She returned to OISE to complete her M.ED. She worked for Toronto Public Health for 20 years as a Sexual Health Educator.
Ruth is the author of three picture books for children all in rhyming text. She is currently working on another picture book. Her articles have appeared in the Toronto Star and the Globe and Mail as well as in Sexual Health Publications. She has three grown sons, two daughters-in-law and three grandchildren. She and her husband live in Toronto.