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...
Zoë S. Roy
Born in China, Zoë S. Roy was an eyewitness to the red terror under Mao’s regime. Her writing has appeared in Canadian Stories, Thought Magazine and The Northern Light. She holds an M.Ed. in Adult Education (The University of New Brunswick) and an M.A. in Atlantic Canada Studies (Saint Mary’s University). Currently she lives in Toronto where she works as an adult educator with the Toronto District School Board. Her first book, an acclaimed collection of short stories, Butterfly Tears, was published by Inanna Publications in 2009. The Long March Home is her first novel.
The Long March Home (Novel)
Butterfly Tears (Short fiction collection)