Demeter Press has published the North American edition of my award winning novel Borrowed Body. Which was named the British Color Purlpe, by the media in the UK. The novel beat Joan Diddion's Magical Thinking, to take first prize in the MIND book of the year award in the UK. Finally my novel is...
Yvonne Blackwood was born in Manchester, Jamaica. She immigrated to Canada in 1976. She studied at the University of Technology, Jamaica and Ryerson University. She was a career banker for 35 years. She is an author, columnist, speaker and world traveller. She has published 3 books, her newest offering is "Into Africa: The Return". A novel is in the works. Yvonne previously wrote a bi-weekly column in the Toronto Star, a weekly column in, Pride Newsmagazine and a monthly column in The African Connection. She writes a quarterly article for InTouch, RBC's pensioners magazine.