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Charlotte Gray

Gray
Photo: Paul Orenstein 1999

Birth: Sheffield, Yorkshire, UK. Education: Oxford University, LSE. Arrived in Canada, 1979. Magazine writer: 1979-1995. Ottawa editor, Saturday Night Magazine, 1986-1992. Married with 3 sons. Lives in Ottawa.

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Publications

Flint & Feather: The Life and Times of Pauline Johnson. HarperCollins, 2002.
House Guests: The Grange 1817 to Today. Art Gallery of Ontario, 2001.
Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Trail. Viking, 1999.
Mrs. King: The Life & Times of Isabel Mackenzie King. Viking, 1997.
Canada, A Portrait in Letters 1800-2000. Doubleday Canada, 2003
The Museum Called Canada. Random House, 2004
Reluctant Genius, The Passionate Life and Inventive Mind of Alexander Graham Bell. HarperCollins Canada, 2006

Awards

Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction for Mrs. King: The Life & Times of Isabel Mackenzie King.
Canadian Authors' /Birks Foundation Award for Biography for Mrs. King: The Life & Times of Isabel Mackenzie King.
Shortlisted, Governor-General's Award for Non-Fiction for Mrs. King: The Life & Times of Isabel Mackenzie King.
Canadian Booksellers Award for Non-fiction for Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Trail.
Drummer General's Award for Non Fiction for Flint & Feather, 2002
University of British Columbia Biography Medal for Flint & Feather, 2002
Pierre Berton Award for Popularizing Canadian History for Flint & Feather, 2002
Canadian Authors Association Lela Common Award for History for The Museum Called Canada, 2004
Eligible for National Public Readings Program :
Yes

WITS

Northern OAC WITS:
No
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