Mary Novik's second novel Muse will be published by Doubleday Canada August 13, 2013 and subsequently in an Italian translation in Italy. More information at www.marynovik.com
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.